Family Life, Reflections, & Homeschooling

Sibling Rivalry: How to Combat It

Sibling Rivalry: How to Combat It

How do you combat sibling rivalry? BE A TEAM! It sounds ridiculously simple, but this solution can be challenging. Looking for ways…

Lots of Living!

Lots of Living!

I hope all of you had a fantastic Father’s Day! It was good for us. We pretty much worked all weekend but…

Goodbye to the Old Cabin

Goodbye to the Old Cabin

This past summer, our family said goodbye to our log cabin. It was a bittersweet moment. We bought a new piece of…

A Family Builds a Log Cabin

A Family Builds a Log Cabin

Log cabins remind me of what makes America great—the pioneer spirit, the gray area between civilization and the unknown; in other words,…

Southern Landscapes and Farmers Markets

Southern Landscapes and Farmers Markets

I treasure the times I get to drive through Southern Landscapes and pull over at the Farmers Markets and local stores I come across. Today was one of those days. Scott and I would take long drives talking and laughing during our dating years and we are now enjoying the same tradition with our kids.

How to Keep Margin in a Busy Life

How to Keep Margin in a Busy Life

Margin in life, like business, is necessary for profitability. The profit margin is an accounting measure designed to gauge the financial health of a business or…

All About Mom

All About Mom

I was asked to write an article and a few recipes for the May issue of a magazine – a Mother’s Day…

What’s Really Important?

What’s Really Important?

WHAT’S REALLY IMPORTANT? What is important is seldom urgent and what is urgent is seldom important.  Eisenhour I am a get it…

Birthday Traditions

Birthday Traditions

BIRTHDAY TRADITIONS Birthdays in the Harris household are fun, loud, and very important. With 7 kids, birthdays are a big deal. The…