A Perk of Homeschooling

My children are 2nd generation homeschoolers. Being homeschooled myself I already know the many perks of homeschooling. One of my favorite is taking regular family outings that count as a school day. #score Last weekend we took the kids to Oklahoma City to visit the Oklahoma Science Museum. I have lots of memories of visiting […]

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Birthdays

Birthdays are my favorite. The kids get so excited days before my birthday making cards, crafts, and decorations to give to me. The sound of the kids scurrying around upstairs gathering it all up to give to me while I’m still in bed is something I hope I never forget. Getting older is tough. I’m not even […]

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Date Night with a Twist

Last night was date night for our family. Except it wasn’t a normal date where Shane and I go and the kids stay with a babysitter. It was kid date night. Shane took the girls on a date and I took the boys on a date.They choose where they want to go eat and we […]

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Choosing Joy

If you could change one thing about yourself what would it be? I would change my lack of optimism. I have never been very optimistic, and I really dislike that about myself. So why have I not changed it? I finally realized that I’m the only one who can change that about myself! My motto […]

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Undefeated

Lincoln’s team won their last basketball game over the weekend with a score of 30 to 4. His team is officially undefeated and headed to play-offs!! It is so fun to watch the improvement they have made from the beginning of the season to the end. At one of their very first practices their team […]

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Vacation Planning

I am currently trying to plan this years summer vacation for our family and it is hard! Vacations are a time of relaxation, and carefree work free days. Everyone loves a good vacation! So why are they so stressful to plan?! Maybe its just me and my indecisiveness.  First, where do we go? What do […]

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Getting to know the Reeds

Let’s have a quick meet and greet. I’m going to tell a little more about myself as well as the rest of the family! Get ready because there are a lot of us! I’m Sara, a homeschooling stay at home mom. I have tattoos and I’m occasionally known to have a crazy hair color,although it […]

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