Monthly Archives: August 2014

Another Cop Arrest for Nothing More Than Police Hubris

This man was arrested on his way to pick up his kids. It’s not even contempt of cop, it’s just a matter of not bowing down to the cops. Language warning- after the camera goes dark and they taze him in front of his kids, he does begin raising his voice and swears at them. […]

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Homeschooling on the road

I am sharing here some things we did with ‘what we had in our hands’ that was somewhat specific to our needs and situation.  However, just because your needs or circumstances are different, that doesn’t mean there is nothing here for you.   As you read, think about your needs and goals, and how you […]

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Frugal Eats On Large Family Road Trips

I tried to count the number of road trips our family has taken, but I really just can’t. I have no idea. And when I talk about road trips, I am talking about trips we have taken of several days duration, sometimes weeks, and, a couple of times, road trips that lasted over a month. […]

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Royalty Came to Call

The Princess is wearing a shimmering gold and green gown.  Only she turned it inside out and upside down- the sheer cape in a sylvan green shade is actually the lining of the gown.  The dress itself makes up her train. The young Princeling- his costume consists of the following: Cape in a glittering, sparkling, […]

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Cuban Meatballs- low carb, paleo, Whole 30 compliant

I adapted this from a recipe in one of these cookbooks: Well Fed: Paleo Recipes for People Who Love to Eat and Well Fed 2: More Paleo Recipes for People Who Love to Eat by Melissa Joulwan. Her blog is A friend of mine showed me several recipes, all of them looked delicious and simple, but […]

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