Bold Turquoise

Mar 14 2015

On Blogging and the Loss of Our Voices

Fair Warning: This post breaks every blogging rule- it is long, not very evergreen and doesn’t contain a single pinnable image!  None-the-less, it has my heart splattered all over it and I would be lying to say that I wasn’t hoping you would read it! Lately I have been feeling a gentle nudging to step… Read more…

Feb 28 2015

Homeschooling with a Newborn- A Look Back at our February

Yes, I know, crickets have been chirping around these parts as I have been grappling with where my time is divided and where it should be focused. Oh yeah, and I had a baby almost six weeks ago! Meet Elliana Grace Amanah! Fussy, for sure, but now that she is starting to smile and coo it makes the… Read more…

Dec 15 2014

Homeschool Overview- October & November

Hmmm… I’ve been meaning to post this for far too long!  It has been sitting half-written in my account forever.  But here I finally am, popping in to give you all a little glimpse of what we did in October and November! The History of the Horse- Beautiful Feet Books We continue to love Beautiful… Read more…

Oct 18 2014

The first 18ish Days of October Instablogging- Recap

Well, ladies, since I know not all of you are on Instagram or follow me there, I thought I would give you a little catch-up on what’s been going on with my 31 Days of Instablogging Challenge!  It hasn’t been prefect, by far, but I have tried to make the things that I have posted… Read more…

Oct 11 2014

I’ve gone Jamberry and a FB Party for all of YOU!

  Alright, it’s no secret that I have participated in my fair share of Direct Marketing businesses over the years.  In fact, I am still involved with Young Living because I truly believe in their therapeutic grade essential oils, but I also know that their market is very specific and has quickly become flooded. EOs… Read more…

Oct 1 2014

Online Homeschool Language Learning as a Family

I was provided with this curriculum for the purposes of honest review.  I was also compensated for my time.  All opinions expressed are my own. We huddle together around the computer screen to hear the story in an unfamiliar language.  We laugh and question and decipher to fill in the information we don’t know based… Read more…

Oct 1 2014

31 Days of… Instablogging- Starts TODAY!

Today I begin a journey to instablog through the month of October!  What is instablogging?  Well, it’s mostly photos and short snipits to encourage as well as show my everyday life. I plan to be writing a little more than I normally do in my Instgram captions to give my beautiful followers encouragement and a… Read more…

Sep 30 2014

Equine Science Video Review

I was privided with the curriculum for this review free of charge in exchange for honest review.  All opinions are my own. If you wanted to get a little bit more of a handle on how we have been using Winter Promise’s Equine Science program in our homeschool, I wanted to give you a video… Read more…

Sep 18 2014

Equine Science from Winter Promise- Review

Thank You to Winter Promise for supplying us with this curriculum in exchange for honest reviews!  I was not otherwise compensated for my reviews and there are no affiliate links within this post. I have waited until we are at the completion of our 7th week of school (seems impossible!) to write the review for… Read more…

Aug 28 2014

Kiwi Crate- A Homeschool Mom’s Dream!

We were provided with one Kiwi Crate for honest review and compensated for our time.  All opinions are my own.   Kiwi Crate came on my radar a few months back when a friend had mentioned how much fun their kids had had with them, so when I received the opportunity to review one this… Read more…