Category Archives: School


We had Lauren’s high school graduation this past weekend. She graduated with four of her friends, and it was a wonderful ceremony. We are thankful for her hard work over the last 12 years, and we are excited about what … Continue reading

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Company, Color, Costumes

We had a great visit with John and Kim a couple of weeks ago. In the process, we also saw some nice color, though the peak was after they left. Lauren’s in the process of applying to Covenant, and we … Continue reading

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A Little Spicy Update

School has been the norm over the last few weeks. We are 1/3 of the way through with the semester already (at least Lauren and I—Rebekah’s class is taking a couple of breaks along the way). It has been unseasonably warm … Continue reading

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Birthday and 1st Day

Now that Lauren is home, we got to celebrate her birthday from July. And today was the first day of Classical Conversations for our senior and freshman. And speaking of our senior, she has finished her application to Mississippi College … Continue reading

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Fall Cancellations

The first weekend in October is the annual Fall Festival at the Folk School just down the road. It is an annual event for us, and this year we were going to work admissions Saturday morning in exchange for free … Continue reading

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1st Day of School: Part I

Rebekah starts 8th grade today. Well, technically she already started as she had some reading to do before the 1st day, but today is the day she meets with her tutor and other friends. Just one more year and she’ll … Continue reading

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Ending and Beginning

Jenna finished high school today by putting the final touches on her Senior thesis. Tomorrow she heads off for camp staff training in Mississippi. She is coming back for graduation and our short trip to Texas before going back to camp … Continue reading

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