Picture Book Apologetics Review & Giveaway!

Picture Book Apologetics Review & Giveaway!
Disclaimer: I was provided the Picture Book Apologetics series for reviewing and hosting a giveaway. All opinions are, however, my own and have not been influenced by the author/publisher in any way.  It’s never too early to start teaching your kids about apologetics. That may seem like a big, complicated word meant only for biblical scholars, but ...

How To Get To The Heart Of Disobedience

17. August 2016 Motherhood, Parenting 3
How To Get To The Heart Of Disobedience
These last few days have not been stellar in the obedience department. Late bedtimes and less than great food choices have combined to form some difficult attitudes in both my children. As a mom, it is my job to confront this problem head on. I’ll be honest, though, my children’s disobedience is awfully inconvenient. I ...

To My Son On His 8th Birthday

13. August 2016 Motherhood, Parenting 4
To My Son On His 8th Birthday
I can’t believe you’re going to be 8 tomorrow. Eight! How is that even possible? I remember eagerly anticipating your entrance into the world, wondering and worrying how I would mother you. As I held you for the first time, I thought to myself that I had never seen anything more beautiful. I felt equal ...

To The Mom Burdened With Endless Needs

05. August 2016 Motherhood 4
To The Mom Burdened With Endless Needs
As I folded the weekly mountain of laundry the other day, my son sat on a chair next to the bed and read his Bible chapter out loud. Among socks, shirts, and underwear, I was transported to the story in Numbers 11 where the Israelites are complaining about only ever getting manna to eat in ...

Ancient Rome Homeschool Unit Study

13. July 2016 Homeschooling 4
Ancient Rome Homeschool Unit Study
Around this time of summer, I start getting excited about planning for the upcoming school year. Last Friday we went ahead and ordered all of our curriculum, that I had already underlined and circled months ago in the homeschool catalogs. The books and supplies should be arriving here within the next two weeks! We’ll be ...

4 Reasons You Think You’re Unqualified To Homeschool

05. July 2016 Homeschooling 6
4 Reasons You Think You’re Unqualified To Homeschool
Before I started homeschooling, I had all sorts of doubts about my ability to educate my own children. I thought I would single-handedly be responsible for messing up my kids’ future since they would be unprepared for real life. Even though I had managed to parent two pretty decent small human beings, using only common ...