Five Minute Friday

My Other Life – Five Minute Friday

These days my life is filled with schoolbooks, field trips, writing, and reviewing homeschool products. A far cry from my “other” life where I spent my days sorting helping folks find their way through government services and regulations (when I wasn’t working on some political campaign or other.) My life has certainly changed (for the better in my opinion) and…

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Five Minute Friday

Who Says Routine Can’t be Special

This week’s Five-Minute-Friday prompt is Routine. I had a tough time getting started so I decided to check the dictionary definition: After reading the second definition I knew what I would spend my five minutes writing about this afternoon. Start How many of us see the word routine and right away think of the mundane parts of our lives like…

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Five Minute Friday

Provide

This weeks five minute Friday prompt is provide. As soon as I read this it took me back to my grandmother’s kitchen where I remember listening to my mom and her sisters talking about a cousin who had, “married a man who never provided for her or their children.” This was something I heard repeated over the years of my…

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Five Minute Friday

Tired Mommy

This week’s Five-Minute Friday word is tired. Well, I could say a lot about being tired (tired of winter, tired of all this snow…you understand) but I couldn’t possibly top the exhaustion of our youngest daughter who has recently returned to work from her maternity leave. Having to get up early every morning and leave him at home for the…

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