Called to Love

Our Monday nights have changed recently. Instead of an afternoon of dance class and dinner together, our nights are long and our kids are zonked. Last night, tuck in time was 10:30! This would not be possible if we didn’t homeschool. The kids are actually still asleep as I type at 9:45 AM. My husband …

A Note From the Writer’s Desk

I was recently contacted recently by Eliza, a Digital Editor with Love What Matters. She asked if I would be interested in sharing a glimpse into our adoption journey, based on an Instagram post I wrote for National Siblings Day. It was an honor and a blessing to share that piece of our lives. At …

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me! If you are new here, I’m Darcy and I started the journey of homeschooling my two youngest kids with just a smattering of experience…or so I thought! My homeschooling experiences date back to the birth of our first child, twenty-four years ago. While I didn’t consider it homeschooling, we read aloud, …

Our New Normal: A Shake Up in Our Meal Plan

Kicking Fat in the Fat Hashtag Tee by ourcrazyprairielife   So, my husband got a little wake up call call recently by way of a prescribed diet/lifestyle change. Long story longer, he is nine years out from a leukemia diagnosis and recovery. He has never had any real notable complications that are cancer survival related. …