Bold Turquoise

Mar 13 2014

Proof of a Bold Year

My goal this year was to be bold with my life and the life of my family. To step up to the plate and do the things I have been wanting to do in the realms of homemaking and mothering. To fully embrace those roles and be present within them. To learn new things and… Read more…

Jan 23 2014

Grace in the Storm

It's been quiet, huh? Frighteningly quiet from these once lively pages. As many of you know, especially those in The Bold Year Challenge, I got very sick two weeks ago. A flu like I have maybe never had before in my life. A fever that felt more like a ferris wheel ride of death circulating… Read more…

Aug 26 2013

The Cold Hard Truth about Our School Day Routine 2013-2014

I'm sure it will shock you all to the core when I tell you that I created a very detailed, color-coded table that precisely laid out every minute of our lives in order to really get our school year started off with a bang! I was so determined to live and die by this new… Read more…

Aug 16 2013

Webisode 4- A Tour of our School Room, plus…

  Affiliate links are used in this post. You can view my policies and legal mumbo-jumbo right here. This week’s Webisode takes you on a live tour of our school room plus I discuss how the first couple weeks of using My Father’s World Adventures Curriculum have been going. I also discuss a nice way… Read more…

Aug 11 2013

Homeschooling without a School Room & Staying Classy!

When we moved to the country a little over a year ago one of the first questions to cross my mind was, “Where will we do school?” While our last house had been miniature it did have four bedrooms which allowed us to have an entire room devoted to just school stuff, even if we… Read more…

Jul 26 2013

Introducing: Bold Turquoise On Live!

  That’s right people- I’m going to try my hand at vlogging! The above video is my first Webisode about why I decided to head in this direction and gives you all the details on what my vlogging plans are! Ok, actually it gives the details on what most of my plans are! In all… Read more…

Mar 5 2013

I’ve Been Holding Out on You- My Crazy Week of Diet Overhaul

That’s right- there is something I haven’t been telling you. It’s something that I started to really get convicted of around the beginning of the year but just couldn’t bring myself to say anything here because, if I’m being honest, I didn’t want the accountability. Kind of like when I am trying something new and… Read more…

Feb 12 2013

Confession- I’m scared of talking on the phone

While in many areas of my life I feel like I was simply born in the wrong era (our family harkens back to days of old in regards to many ways of living) it is when I am confronted with a telephone that I am convinced that I was meant to live in the advanced-information… Read more…

Jan 23 2013

First Night of “Desperate” book club- what a delight!

I had been anticipating Monday night for weeks now. As soon as I got into the meat of Desperate the first time I read it, I knew that I wanted to read it again in community with other ladies who are feeling and experiencing the same things. So, at the start of the year I… Read more…