Why Do We Have Free Will?

This is a more serious post than usual for this blog, but it is part of my “days.” 🙂 I wrote this essay for school, and my mom (who is also my teacher) helped me edit it after I turned it in. It’s about the existence of evil and free will. Let me know what […]

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An Interesting Essay

Lately, I’ve been writing scholarship essays. Fun stuff, right? 😉 Well, I though you guys might find this one interesting. The question was, “What is the importance of civic engagement and service learning?” “Civic engagement” and “service learning” are good practices in themselves, but they seem to be associated with progressive education and possibly socialism. […]

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I’m Not Ready

Last week, I talked to a missionary couple that my family is good friends with. If you didn’t know, I want to be a missionary, and I believe that is God’s calling for my life. These missionaries have been on the field for years, and I trust their advice, so I asked them to do […]

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Be Comforted Together

Isn’t it wonderful to have friends who truly understand you? I found that out last week, when some friends of ours, a missionary family, came to visit us for a couple of days. Their parents went to the same college as my parents did, and they have kids almost the exact same age as all […]

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Quotes about Joy to Uplift You

I don’t know about you, but I don’t always feel like I have that Christian joy I’m supposed to have. Sometimes I can feel too busy or too tired to be joyful. But what is joy, really? Happiness is untested delight. Joy is delight tested. – Jack Hyles Although the fig tree shall not blossom, […]

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Macro Spring Flowers

At last, we had a day with excellent conditions for macro flower photography! The air was still, and the light was golden. I hope you enjoy these shots! I had fun taking them, and looking through my lens, I was blessed with a chance to marvel at God’s detailed creation. Each flower is a masterpiece; […]

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Little Spring Flowers

Lately, all the sweet little early spring flowers have been coming up in our flowerbeds. It seems like all the early spring flowers are very small. 🌸 I hope these pictures I took of them will brighten your day!  ~Siberian Iris~ ~Crocus~ ~Tulip~ ~I don’t know what this is 😜~ ~Peony~ ~Vinca~ My Bouquet 

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Fun Things to Do at Home

As a homeschooler, my schedule hasn’t changed much since we were ordered to remain home. Other than not being able to work or go to dance, my life is the same! I know for many other people, that isn’t the case. Some people I know have been struggling to stay busy (or sane) while stuck […]

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