My personalized Christmas Playlist for when I need to get into that holiday spirit. A room lit by the Christmas tree, warm tea, and this playlist bring me back to the magic of the season and remind my soul of “good news of great joy!” O Holy Night – Future of Forestry The Earth Stood … More Bells in My Ears – Playlist
Peter Pan knew what he was talking about. To fly through life, all you need is Faith, Trust, and a Little Bit of Pixie Dust. Faith: closest possible union with Daddy/King Lover/Marmee Trust: knowing that God is only good, does only good, and is in a good mood. Pixie Dust: whimsy, faith like a child, … More Terah’s Secret to a Life of Joy
*Specifically when you are self-educating* #1 Change your laptop/computer background to a humorous photo of Keanu Reeves so you start your studies with a laugh. #2 Study on comfy porch furniture so you soak up the sunshine and bird calls. #3 Motivational clapping/homeschool hi-fives before writing your papers. #4 Make Dodie Clark songs your study … More Terah’s Method of Handling the Last Three Months of Finishing Your Degree When You’re Completely Lacking Motivation
I live in that place with over 10,000 lakes. It is my favorite thing about home. I love that I am guaranteed to drive past at least one lake no matter where I am going. I love how, for me, the lakes are the biggest markers of the changing seasons. They look different in Winter, … More 10,000+
“Ella continued to see the world not as it is, but as it could be if only you believe in courage and kindness and occasionally just a little bit… of magic.” – Cinderella (2015) You may think that the Disney Princess movies are unrealistic fairy tales, but I believe those princesses have grasped some truths … More Learning From the Princesses: Cinderella
Listen to this Sunshine!
Winter is not my favorite season, but I love every moment of it. I love when the snow is falling down thick and fluffy. The mild temperature is invited you outside for snow forts and fights. Tramping through the numerous feet of snow warms your body so that you strip off your coat and wander … More Always Winter
The senses are such a wonder, aren’t they? Think about how amazing it is that there is a certain smell which embodies home for each person. I never notice that home smell when I am at home, but when I’m away for a few days or a week, I am instantly comforted by it’s scent … More Comfort Fluff
As I’ve shared before, I imagine P.E. Island in perpetual Autumn. L. M. Montgomery describes it as such a delightful, picturesque place that it must have Autumn’s dreamy weather at all times. Because of this delusion I have, whenever I’m feeling Fall-y, I go to the library and check out every L. M. Montgomery book … More Confectionery.
Today, someone told me i looked like “the female version of Peter Pan.” BEST COMPLIMENT EVER. Totally wearing that outfit again.