Fried eggs

Kandi California 0 Comments

Crack.  Splat.  Sizzle. Fried eggs. THAT is what my brain is like these days.  My husband is in a very busy season.  He is working 7 days a week all day and into the late night.  He is surviving on coffee and sheer determination (me too).  I admire him. Needless to say, when he is busy, I am busy.  Very …

Harvest Festivities

Kandi California 0 Comments

*Warning: Full Blown Photo Dump Post* Before my full time job as mommy, I worked in various retail jobs (as well as a plethora of other random jobs) since I was 17.  It took a toll on my joy for celebrations.  In other words, I began to hate holidays.  ALL holidays.  The commercialism of it all exposed the awful side …

My best parenting resource

Kandi faith 0 Comments

Lately I’ve been encountering this new phenomenon. People have been asking for my advice.  Mine.  *looks over shoulder*  Who me???? Grandmothers, friends, fellow homeschoolers….  They are all asking.  People think that I have something good to say about raising children. Perhaps its because I have a lot of adorable munchkins and they are still alive and kicking, so I obviously …

The Princess and the Toad

Kandi Country Living, family, home steading, Minnesota 0 Comments

This week has been quite the whirlwind.  You see we had to fly (Mr. Sunshine and I) and drive (Music Man and the rest of the munchkins) back to California.  *more on this in a later post* Well its no small feat to accomplish this big task of moving back home.  Well our other home I guess.  Which means we …

Stepping Stones Community Walk

Kandi faith, God's grace, Minnesota 0 Comments

This past weekend my family and I had the pleasure of participating in a community event supporting young women who have chosen to have babies (instead of having an abortion) or just mommas who need a little extra support.  Many girls who find themselves with a surprise pregnancy without support don’t have many good options at their disposal.  Many conservative …