lifestyle · minimalism · minimalist · simple living

What Small Home Living is Like

I remember telling my mom when I was engaged that as long as I had Rob to be with, I didn’t mind living in a cardboard box with him. When we got married, we lived in my parents’ basement with a bedroom, couch, and TV outside of the room attached to my parents’ laundry room. … Continue reading What Small Home Living is Like

lifestyle · spiritual · thoughts · Victoria

Thoughts on Sex Before Marriage: My Personal Story

I was known as “Vicki the Virgin” in high school.  Did I like that nickname? I found it funny for a time.  It was a joke and a way to mock me. I had wanted to be a virgin on my wedding day, but that did not happen.  This is my story. All of my… Continue reading Thoughts on Sex Before Marriage: My Personal Story

homeschool · homeschooling · lifestyle

Homeschoolers Have Field Trips Too

We have not been a part of a homeschooling Co-op group for that long, but we are really thankful for the one that we are a part of. Our group went on a field trip to a working farm called Abma’s Farm.  Our tour guide showed us the cage-free chicken house, seedlings for planting vegetables… Continue reading Homeschoolers Have Field Trips Too

lifestyle · quilt · quilting · Quilts

Brightness and Goodness: The Orange Quilt

When I planned on painting the boys’ bedroom two colors (I’ll be posting their bedroom later this week); two walls for each of their favorite colors, I also planned on making them each quilts to go with their walls!  I already shared Micah’s blue quilt.  Here’s Leto’s orange quilt!  What I love about this quilt… Continue reading Brightness and Goodness: The Orange Quilt