So We Bought a House

We have picked up new activities in the past year as we learned to pass the time differently, including baking bread, watercolours, working from home, supporting learning from home, and like many, doing some house shopping. Yep. Backstory Actually, one of us has wanted to […]

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Wrapping up 2020

I’m not sure what to say about this past year – I feel like so much has happened (especially around the world), and yet, not much happened (in our family in comparison). The kids have been quite resilient and quick to adapt, low-tech learning has […]

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…is feeling disappointed

I decided to ask, “Alexa, play the Focus on the Family podcast” while in the kitchen today as I wanted to take a break from listening to the news, as all of them were talking about Trump being in the hospital due to COVID. Interestingly […]

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First Days

Today marks the first positive case of COVID-19 at our boundary school among a student; this is the 3rd elementary school in our region that has had positive cases. After a special board meeting this evening, the board announced that over 1000 families want to […]

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Gospel Fluency

In my limited exposure to Jeff Vanderstelt and the concept of “gospel fluency” through a 6-part video series on YouTube (on 1.75x speed as I wasn’t too interested in the delivery), two points stood out: preaching the gospel requires practice; and, the way we pray […]

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