Author Archive: Adrienne

New Blog

Dear followers, If any of you are left, I realize I have been silent for almost an entire year. its been a roller coaster of a year. But I invite you to join me at my new blog: becomingcountry.wordpress.com to follow me as I embark on a new journey. This will be a more lighthearted …

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Body by Vi Challenge: Day 1

So in my quest to become healthy, which includes being a healthy weight, I have joined the Body by Vi challenge. And to keep myself on track, I’m hoping to keep blogging about it as well. Today went rather well. Because of an interrupted nights sleep, hubby needed to sleep in before heading off to …

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Day 1 of “Learning Time

So here is our first attempt at letters. I drew the center white letters. We started with S because it is the first letter of her name. I think that next week I will get her to trace over top of my letters instead of beside so we don’t end up with the stretched out/disformed …

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“As kids say it…”

I love all the adorable sayings from my daughter (Alex can’t talk yet…) so this will be my documentation of them. To be edited as needed. January 2013 Sarah: mom, sometimes I do wrong things but that’s just an accident. It happens when I have a bad day. Me: Sarah! what are you doing on …

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The Beginning

Well, I have not blogged in quite some time. Actually I’ve been busy with other things, and didn’t feel like it… all the usual things. However, I have decided to begin a homeschooling journey and turn this into my homeschool blog. Why begin now? Well Sarah is now 4 years and 3 months. I am …

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Creamy Brown Rice Lactation Cereal

So winter has finally hit here, with freezing cold temperatures and I wanted something warm and cozy for breakfast… but still healthy┬á(and not oatmeal again!), I also wanted something to help with lactation, but also still healthy. Last year I did lactation cookies a lot and while they were delicious, and they helped with lactation, …

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Random Parenting Thoughts

This is a post I hope to add to many times… It’s just a place to get out those random thoughts I have about parenting… maybe someday I’ll put them all in a book! ­čÖé 1. My parenting goal is not well-behaved children, but rather, well-balanced adults. 2. Perhaps parenting is as much for the …

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Birth Stories

My first ever blog post…. I thought the best way to start out would be to tell the two events in my life that have had the biggest impact on who I am: The birth of my two children, whom I’ll call Rosie and Ethan in this story. My husband and I were married in …

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