the life of the perpetual mother hen: finding quiet as a homeschool mom

How to find quiet when you’re the perpetual homeschool mother hen? I’ve got a few tips.

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a Key Note: a musical education

As I sip this non-fat decaf cappuccino (also known as flavoured water) and attempt eating just HALF of this delectable haystack, I relish in listening to the ukulele sextet playing outside my coffee shop booth. Possibly there is nothing more reminiscent of palm trees and margaritas, hammocks, and luaus, than a ukulele strumming Aloha ‘Oe. Yup, right…

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introducing Hannah Wiedrick

Introducing Hannah Wiedrick, our first daughter, she emerged in the world on Independence Day and has embodied independence ever since. She was that child that required me to grow up, strong and firm. A helper and advocate at heart, steely on the exterior and surprisingly affected and tender on the interior. Introducing Hannah… The nine…

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