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I am Not as Strong as I appear. I enjoy weakness from time to time. We are a homeschooling, special needs family of 6. My 4th son has a Congenital Heart defect, and my oldest has ADHD. I am a survivor of Adultery and mental abuse. I learned that you never really know someone until you are strong enough to stand up and walk away. I love and protect my children, with everything I have. My life might seem unbelievable, but I couldn't make this shit up if I tried! Stick around & let's get to know each other.

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Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday at The Nut House

Happy Thursday Y’all! So I did something really stupid yesterday. I was in the middle of a phone call with the phone company, the kids kept coming in and asking me a million questions, even though the door was closed and I told them I was on the phone, leave me alone for a...
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Out of the Mouth of Mama

We all have our moments when we look back at what we just said and can’t believe we just said it. Here are a few of mine…
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Out of the Mouths of Babes

My children live to embarrass me. I am convinced of it. Little do they know after giving birth to 5 kids, showing off my girlie parts of a room full of strangers on 5 different occasions, there is little that they can do to embarrass me. They are working hard at it though. Wee...
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Sleeping Sleeping All the Children are Sleeping…

I asked Wing Nut to take care of the younger kids tonight while I took a shower. Usually there is all sorts of chaos and arguing while I try to get a few minutes to myself. This time he had all the kids playing a game that I have heard them play before, but...
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Honey Nut is 18 Months! And We Are Still Sick…

Yesterday Honey Nut was 18 months old. She had her 18 month well visit as well. I can’t believe that she is already 1 1/2 years old. She is running around the house trying to keep up with her brothers, copying everything they do and doing her best learn to talk. She can talk...
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Wordless Wednesday

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Santa Stopped by The Nut House Before The Kids Were In Bed!

Christmas Eve Santa Visits The Nut House 5

Everyone had one last chance to put in a request with Santa on Christmas Eve. I hope everyone had a Merry and Blessed Christmas!
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Wordless Wednesday: When Good Kids Go Bad

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First Snow of the Season

first snow of the winter season snow dusting over the back yard 1

We had a few snow flakes yesterday that got the kids pretty excited, but it didn’t last for long. They woke up this morning looking for snow covering the ground, but there was none. The have been waiting so patiently for snow to come for weeks. I have been trying and trying to explain...
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Wordless Wednesday: Little Nut Nut’s New Office

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Hanging Out Being Cool

Thanksgiving Dinner with Grandma 2010

Yesterday we went over to Grandma Nut’s house for another Thanksgiving dinner. E Nut tried out his cousin’s skate board and finally figured it out. He was proud of his scrapes and bumps. You know, because he is doing things like loosing teeth and learning to ride a skateboard. Little Nut Nut needed to...
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Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday at The Nut House

It is Thursday again, and time for another edition of Thankful Thursday. Happy Thursday Y’all! I feel like the full speed ahead rate at which time travels around the Holidays is in full swing already and the days are flying by. Time is like gold around here, precious and somewhat sparkly, so lets get...
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Mended Little Hearts of Charlottesville End of Summer Picnic

Mended Little Hearts End of Summer Picnic at The Park 1

I was going through my memory card for my camera deleting photos and I came across theses photos of our Mended Little Hearts end of summer picnic from August. I love this park, it has a river that runs through it, a small trail that runs through the woods, a nice playground, a fishing...
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Happy Halloween from The Nut House {cute}

Happy Halloween from The Nut House Trick or Treat but mostly playing in the yard 2

We took a quick trip up and down our block and spent some time playing in the front yard. The kids had a great time even though we didn’t spend 2 hours running through the neighborhood trying to hit every house we could. I have to warn you though, this is a photo heavy...
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Ode to Little Nut Nut

The Morning was late, but that was OK I was getting things done. The laundry was washing The kitchen shone like the sun. The bread it was baking Today would turn out to be fun.
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Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday at The Nut House

Happy Thursday from The Nut House! I hope y’all are having a great week and now that Thursday is here that means that the weekend is right around the corner! Yippie We have a Halloween themed birthday party to go to Saturday night and the boys have been asking me 20 times a day...
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Sometimes You Just Have to Give up and Walk Away

Colonial Williamsburg Homeschool Home Education Experience Three big brothers in the garden 1

When we went to Colonial Williamsburg in last month for the Homeschool Experience, I thought I would be able to get some good photos of the kids. They were looking at some old school style tools from “back then” and I thought that was the perfect time.
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Homeschool Room Makeover Organizing the Curriculums and Closet

Homeschool Room Makeover Organizing my Teaching Space

Last year I just taught my oldest Nut and it wasn’t that big of a deal to have just 1 child’s curriculums to organize. I had a small space that I created in my office, but it still ended up all over the house. This year I took 3 shelf units from our bedroom...
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Homeschool Room Makeover After the Walls are Repaired and Painted

Homeschool Room Makeover Organizing my Teaching Space

It took us 5 years to finally finish caulking around the windows, fill in the nail holes and paint the trim and the baseboards. The Classroom was Wing Nut’s bedroom for 7 years, E Nut’s bedroom for over 5 years and Little Nut Nut’s room for 2 years. Have you ever noticed that sometimes...
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Thankful Thursday

Thankful Thursday at The Nut House

Yay for Thursday! I have 5 reasons to be very Thankful today!
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Enjoying a Hot Summer Day {wordless wednesday}

Kiddie Pools water slides sand tables fourth of july 4th honey nut wee nut little nut nut baby grass hot summer day cook out family staying cool the nut house 2


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My First Vlog, Owain is Home from the Hospital


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My Family is Full of Nuts, Ever Wonder How We Got That Way?

Welcome to The Nut House…it is not just a catchy saying, well yeah it is, but not around here. We are all actually Nuts and have been for years. And when it comes down to it, my oldest Nut, Wing Nut made us that way. Which is fitting because one of my favorite sayings...
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