Living the Natural Life

My Baby Knows….

September 28th, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Family Fun! - (2 Comments)
Oh, and she does NOT like getting out of the bath!

It is amazing to me when I look back at only having one baby I realize that I behaved as an obsessive crazed first time parent.  I was putting my baby to bed last night thinking about this. With my first-born, Alex, I read every parenting book, magazine, website that I could get my hands on.  …
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Feta Stuffed Green Peppers

September 28th, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Recipes | Vegetarian - (3 Comments)
Feta Stuffed Peppers

Yummy!!  This is a favorite of mine!  The kids aren’t too crazy about the green pepper part but they like the filling! What you need: 2 cups water 1 cup uncooked Arborio Rice 3 green bell peppers, halve & seeded 2 tablespoons oliv oil 6 green onions, sliced 2 tsp dried basil, 2 tsp Italian seasoning, …
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This week….

September 26th, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Homeschool - (3 Comments)
Ava in bed with The Story About Ping

Let’s see what are we learning this week.  We are still working on the Story About Ping.  Sweet little Ping.  The kids are really loving the story.  I am really happy that I went with Five in a Row. I have really focused on teaching the lesson of taking your consequence instead of running from it.  Alex, was caught telling …
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Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

September 25th, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Poultry | Recipes - (0 Comments)
Chicken Pot Pie

This is a wonderful meal.  It is comfort food that soothes your soul.   This dish easily pleases everyone in our family. I will tell you that this is not a quick and easy dish.  It takes some prep work and lots of dishes.  When I plan on making homemade chicken pot pie I make multiple …
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Embracing the choas!

September 25th, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Homeschool - (1 Comments)
The Story of Ping meets legos & Play Doh!

I am learning to simply embrace the chaos that is my life.  It is my tendency to ‘freak’ out a little when everything is not in it’s place…I tend to like things neat.  Homeschooling in my house is not an orderly task!  When I work with Alex I may occupy Ava with play doh and …
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Ready to Roll!

September 22nd, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Homeschool - (0 Comments)
Alex & Ava in front of the cornfield in Ohio

Well, I have slacked on the blog in the last month but we have been so very busy! In the last month I have taken the 3 kids to Georgia and Ohio…did I mention that I did this by myself..solo!  I did and it wasn’t nearly as hard as I had anticipated.  My kids were …
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Black Bean & Brown Rice Enchiladas

Black bean and brown rice enchiladas are both delicious and nutritious.  They are filled with black beans and brown rice, leaving your belly full and you body satisfied.  I love Mexican inspired dishes and I enjoy meals that I can prepare in bulk, this black bean and brown rice enchilada recipe is great for both! …
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Hello world!

August 1st, 2011 | Posted by Angela in Homeschool - (4 Comments)

  Hi!  If you are reading this I want to thank you.  I have begun this blog to journal my adventures in life.  I am now taking on homeschooling and know it should be quite interesting and I want a place to keep track of what I am doing and be able to look back …
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