My new view…

Since Summer is long gone, the air is chill and I don’t have the money to buy winter running gear, my running scene has changed quite dramatically.

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To Trick or Treat? Or Hand out Treats?

pumpkin smash

As a parent of young children, you often find yourself in a bit of a dilemma on Halloween. Do we go trick or treating as a family? Or does someone stay home to hand out treats for the other trick or treaters?

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All things bats (Day 5)

bat halloween bark

This is the last day with our bat theme and we chose to celebrate it with a treat. We’ve made some Halloween bark to share with our homeschool friends tomorrow (Halloween party!!!). Yummy!

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All things bats (Day 4)

bat cartoons - day 4Hi everyone!

Today we decided to try something a little different for bat day. We made our own little bat cartoon characters. Continue reading

My Prayer Corner (or war zone)


Have you ever heard of a prayer closet? The first time I heard about this was maybe 3 or 4 years ago and I didn’t really know what it was all about. See I’ve only been saved for 5 years, so there are many aspects of Christianity that are new to me. Continue reading

All things bats (Day 3)

origami batsToday we decided to do all things bats with origami. I found 2 different templates to use. We tried them both with great success. One of them we accidentally made part of it upside down, but that’s OK. Ha ha! We still had fun! Continue reading

All things bats (Day 2)

In the spirit of all things bats, we visited the library this morning and went on a bat book hunt. In the image, you’ll see our top 5 picks. Continue reading

All things bats (Day 1)

Since Halloween is fast approaching, I thought it would be fun for our family to go completely “bat” crazy. Yup, we will try to do as many “batty” things as we possibly can before Halloween is here. Today, we made a bat craft using toilet paper rolls. Continue reading

October 2015 Christian Music Running Playlist

I don’t know about you, but I need some good pumping music to get me going. If the music slows down, my pace slows down too. Often times without even noticing. But I don’t like to listen to just anything when I run. I really enjoy Christian music and I try to take advantage of the time when I’m out pounding the pavement, to worship the Lord. Continue reading

My new (and yet not so new) interest in running

In April 2014, I decided to start running. I’ve always wanted to be one of those people who can just tie their sneakers and go. To run for more than 2 minutes without feeling like you’re dying! I’ve always considered myself to be in good shape, but running? Yeah well…THAT I couldn’t do. So I laced up my new sneakers and I went. And I thought I was gonna die!!! Continue reading