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Being the sentimental weirdo that I am, I can’t help but reflect on the last year and the new experiences for our family. In case you haven’t heard, my son Noah started kart racing last year. Well, he’s been driving go-karts and dirt bikes recreationally ever since he was a toddler. Anything with wheels, Noah […]

A year in. What it’s like being an official race mom.

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My thoughts on the college desicion and career paths of the high school graduate. Maybe a little personal experience thrown in for good measure

It’s okay not to know.

homeschool, school, life, small business, children, coschedule, 17hats, power homeschool, acellus

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Noah’s 7th grade year and second year of homeschooling is coming to an end. He finishing up American History, his least favorite subject, and will be done! Noah has decided to go back to public school next year in preparation for high school. I’ve had a several people ask “what will I do with myself?” […]

Homeschool and Small Business: How I survived both.

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Last year sometime, we started talking about chickens. Tim said he wanted some one day for eggs and I didn’t have a reason to argue except for my general fear of birds. I bought a book about raising chickens since I’m the girl who must know every. single. thing. before making a big decision and […]

Our chicken coop. Life on the Matthews Farm.

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We’ve only been home three days, but I’m already planning on when we can take our next cruise! This trip was many things to us. It was something for us to look forward to after so much sadness in our family last year. It was my gift to my husband for his 40th birthday, just […]

Our Disney Fantasy Eastern Caribbean Cruise


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