By now, most people have heard of Christine Miserandino's Spoon Theory. Essentially, it's the idea that you have a finite amount of energy to expend throughout the day, and you must budget your energy expenses accordingly. This is especially true for folks struggling with issues like fatigue and depression among others. Every little thing that ...more
After my last piece, which concluded that Veteran Sheepdogs of America was scamming people and not in a position to help rescue the working dogs, things have gone pretty quiet. Both the VSA twitter account and the VSA President's twitter account have gone silent since being exposed, and Charlotte of Kabul Small Animal Rescue wasn't ...more
This is our 13th year of homeschool. Aprendemos Academy already has one graduate, and only has about three years left until all of our students have graduated.
Diva has started 11th grade this year, Lt has started 10th. They are both taking Geometry, Art, Physics, and Typing, but are taking separate, grade-level courses for Language and ...more
in the year 2214, the world was lost to an Apocalypse. it wasn't a zombie/horror apocalypse, but it did force humanity to evolve in order to survive. through some process of natural selection, we became like wolves in body and mind. we grew out our ears and trained our noses, we choose tails for balance, ...more
Here's my first layout in I don't even know how long. While creating the graphics for the various blogs, Diva saw me dipping into my scrapbook stash. She especially liked the kit I used for her blog, and wanted to learn more about digital scrapbooking. So I whipped up a quick layout using the most ...more
Because of changes that Word Press made to how their blogs work, it has become too difficult for me to keep this site updated. However, that has not stopped the research! I have at least two different lines of Yuriars identified, and have been working on both Ancestry and FamilySearch to find more connections. ...more