My Eclectic Life

The Big Decision And What’s Ahead…..

There has been a lot going on behind the scenes the last couple of months and I am now ready to share it all.  The hubs received a job offer outside of D.C. that would give him tons of great opportunities moving forward in his career.  As you know that’s nowhere near Colorado! hahaha For …

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What’s It Like to Homeschool?

When people find out we homeschool there’s always a variety of responses most often, “I could never do that!” “How do you do it?” “You must be superwoman!” (which are very sweet) and one of the worst “I wish I could do that with my schedule, it would be so nice to just stay home …

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It’s OK To Be Different…Own It…Embrace It

We are always evolving.  Boy we’ve all heard that about a billion times amiright?!  While it may be true, how seriously do we really take this phrase?  I know I never really did.  It was always more like yeah right, evolving and changing yadda yadda.  But the thing I’ve learned is that it’s SO true …

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2018 — New Adventures in a New Year

Happy New Year!!  And a Big Hellloooooo 2018! I took a much needed break in December leaving you all with a nice lil holiday home tour to tide you over through the holiday season.  While I have come back refreshed and ready to kick some serious arse, I missed sharing with you all! This is …

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How Was Mom’s Time Out??

I’m super focused on finishing up the ORC space, (which is really coming together!!) so I’m stopping in to give ya a quick update to my Mom’s Taking a Time Out post. How did it go?  Weeeeellllllll, I am going to be brutally honest here.  It was bloody fabulous! I even took more than one …

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Mom’s Taking a Time Out

I’ve been pushing myself really hard the last couple of months, since school started in August.  We homeschool and have for several years now so it wasn’t just the school but the football and the hockey practices which equaled activities every night of the week except Sunday.  Then there’s keeping up with blog posts (cause …

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Goals….The Bad and The Fab

  I’ve been thinking a lot about goals lately. As a mom/teacher/blogger/wife we are told to have goals (well anyone really man, woman, working or SAHM doesn’t matter) and for good reason.  Goals help us to focus our energy in a direction towards achieving what we hope to see in our lives.  A bigger house, …

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