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About rollercoastermama

I am the wife to my knight, homeschooling mom to 6 fun and crazy kids and List Maker Queen. We have some ADHD, ODD, 22Q and other alphabet soup stuff going on. Sometimes I'd like the ride to slow down but I definitely love it and never want to get off!

Regrets

As a parent we all have regrets. Buying that too noisy toy, buying white furniture, letting your 13 year old study debate…yep, we all have some regrets. Recently I heard a story about a man holding a sign saying pro … Continue reading

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Greedy Mama

Our church is following a one year Bible reading plan. This is part of this weeks reading. 2 Corinthians 9:6-15New American Standard Bible (NASB) 6 Now this I say, he who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who … Continue reading

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The Great Myth

Yesterday was an easy parenting day for me. The weather here was BEAUTIFUL. I needed a beautiful day. We sat outside most of the day, littles playing with their cousin, older talking with me. We had recess most of the day. … Continue reading

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Grocery Budgeting

One thing that blows people’s mind away is when I tell them what we spend on groceries, cleaning supplies and paper goods per month in our house. Not because it is so much but because it is so little for … Continue reading

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Today

Today I don’t have anything to share. I haven’t fallen off the face of the earth, God just hasn’t told me to share anything more yet. Knowing when to share and when to be quiet has been a challenge to … Continue reading

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Mommy’s Quiet Time

One thing I said for years and I hear mamas say all the time still is “When or how do I get my quiet time with Jesus?” There is no easy answer. It may be different in every household but … Continue reading

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A Handfull of Sea Glass

Sabbath (/ˈsæbəθ/) is a day set aside for rest and worship. According to Exodus 20:8 the Sabbath is commanded by God to be kept as a holy day of rest, as God rested from creation. I guard our Sabbath Day … Continue reading

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