• Charlotte Mason,  Management

    Time Management Tip #1

    How can something that is so concrete be such an abstract concept to master? Time in and if its self is concrete but the management of time is abstract because of the human factor. When I think of time management the idea I picture in my head closely resembles a ruler with there being a definite start, finish, intervals and a way to record the data. But then you add the human… we are not linear beings we need to deal with 10 different things in a day with 10 outside influences effecting the 10 different things that we are responsible for. Out the window goes the linear and we…

  • Charlotte Mason

    New Years Resolution

    This morning would of been a perfectly acceptable morning to not do what I had set out from the night before. There were multiple kids who woke up multiple times and sleep was a limited commodity. Then I remembered this… ” We must not amuse ourselves with the notion that we have done something when we have only formed a resolution. Power comes by doing and not by resolving, and it is habit that serves us, whether it be the habit of Latin verse or of carving. Also, and this is a delightful thing to remember, every time we do a things helps to form the habit of doing it,…

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    My Dinner Bun Recipe!

    The perfectly soft dinner rolls that graced our kitchen table this 2018 Christmas season Serving: 24 Rolls | Prep Time: 3 Hrs | Cook Time: 12 Min Ingredients 2 Cups Warm Milk (Cup of hot coco warm) 2 Tablespoons Instant Dry Yeast 1/4 Cup White Sugar 2 Teaspoons Table Salt 6 Tablespoons Salted Butter (Softened; not melted) 2 Large Eggs 6 Cups All-purpose Flour 1 Tablespoon Melted Butter (To top off the buns once they come out of the oven; my family liked Garlic Butter as a special treat) Instructions In a large bowl combine warm milk, yeast, sugar, salt, butter and eggs. Add in 5 1/2 Cups of flour.…