Winter 2018 Morning Time Plans

Winter 2018 Morning Time Plans

Term 2 is underway, and here’s what I’ve planned for our Morning Time. Daily Bible & Catechism: Yes, we’re still working through Comforting Hearts, Teaching Minds! 😉 And Little L is working on the First Catechism. Memory Work:  Scripture: Psalm 1 at Miss A’s request, and because we need to review past Bible passages more… Continue Reading

Books Read in 2017

Books Read in 2017

So Goodreads says I’ve read 53 books in 2017, but if you count the Shaeffer Trilogy as 3 books, it’s 55. Anyway, it’s been a pretty good reading year without any real duds. First, a few stand-outs: Favorite Fiction There were several good ones, but my fovorite would probably be Pride and Prejudice, which I thoroughly enjoyed… Continue Reading

Back to the Classics Challenge: 2018 Plans

Back to the Classics Challenge: 2018 Plans

Karen at Books and Chocolate has once again come up with a great Back to the Classics list. I love this challenge, even if I don’t stick to my plans, so here goes! A 19th century classic: I started Phantastes by George MacDonald years ago and never got far. I really need to try again, as… Continue Reading

Fall 2017 Mother Culture

Fall 2017 Mother Culture

So I’m finally getting around to posting again, and joining MacKenzie’s Mason for Me link-up. 🙂 I’ve decided to use the categories referred to in the PNEU “Mother Culture” article – a stiff book, a moderately easy book, and a novel – to share some of my recent reading. Stiff Book John Calvin’s Golden Booklet… Continue Reading

The Simple Woman’s Daybook for November 6, 2017

The Simple Woman’s Daybook for November 6, 2017

For Today Looking out my window…very dark. I am thinking…about joining in on this link-up: Mason for Me I am thankful…for a bit of quiet. One of my favorite things…finishing a blog post. 😉 I am creating…a Christmas gift list – or I should be… I am wearing…tee, jeans, and purple fuzzy sweater I read…Anne… Continue Reading