family · homeschool · homeschooling · lifestyle

Field Trip: Book Publishing, Printing, and Binding

My eldest brother works for a small book publishing company where he prints and binds books all day (not really sure if I am allowed to say the company, so I just won’t).  There are only a few people who work there (only two people are in my brother’s department). They print books in all… Continue reading Field Trip: Book Publishing, Printing, and Binding

lifestyle · quilt · quilting · Quilts

Little Houses in the Big Woods Quilt

I really love trees, woods, mountains, and little houses.  I really love the Little House on the Prairie books, so the name of this quilt goes in line with the first book from the series. I have had the pattern for this since I started quilting, another from this book.  Since the trees are paper… Continue reading Little Houses in the Big Woods Quilt

Anabaptism · friendship · God · lifestyle · minimalism · Relationships · thoughts

A Little Drop of Life

Where I once sang the song of bitterness I now sing the song of contentedness I have learned to listen more and try to understand people rather than have my opinion made out about them.  I give people a chance and realize that we all come from different backgrounds with different thought processes and beliefs. … Continue reading A Little Drop of Life

audio books · books · bookworm · reading · Uncategorized

Yearly Book Review #9

Past review posts: Year 1 (lost) |  Year 2 | Year 3 | Year 4 | Year 5 | Year 6 | Year 7 | Year 8 | Allegheny Gospel Trails by Virginia Crider – 3 stars The Selection (The Selection book #1) by Kiera Cass – 4 stars The Elite (The Selection book #2) by Kiera Cass – 4 stars The One… Continue reading Yearly Book Review #9

lifestyle · resolutions · Victoria

My 5 Practical “Resolutions” for 2017

I  became a vegetarian three weeks ago (though I have already gone over a year without beef and seven years without pork).  I pray I can continue this path successfully!  It is something I never thought I’d be able to do ever.  I never saw myself becoming one simply because of my anemia issues, but… Continue reading My 5 Practical “Resolutions” for 2017