The best part was when one of the kids said, “This is the best Valentine’s Day ever!”
Photo by Ihar As a christian I know that I deserve death, but God has paid that price for me and given me the gift of life through his Son’s death on the cross. As a parent I try and teach this truth to my children, I never know if I’m getting through. Sometimes I… Continue reading Getting What We Deserve
In my life this week… This week has been a little crazy because all three of the kids were sick with some sort of stomach bug. So I was busy caring for them and trying to keep up with laundry. Jonathan and I were blessed not to get it. In our homeschool this week… Despite… Continue reading Homeschool Mother’s Journal
I was sitting at my computer, computing. I hear voices rising in the other room. One child letting her anger get the best of her. Her anger coming out with the rising of her voice. Then the uncotrolled anger surged through the rest of her body. She acts out toward her sibling, showing her rage.… Continue reading His Grace is Sufficient… for Me
In a world that tells us we deserve better. I want to remind my kids what we don’t. I want my kids to remember that all we’re given, it’s all grace, a gift. That’s why it’s important to me that they send thank you cards. I like to have them make their own because it’s… Continue reading Thank You Cards
Jonathan and I have been slacking off on our dates with our kids. We are supposed to have one each month and we have totally missed the last two months. So, on Sunday afternoon we decided to get everybody caught up and go on a family date.
Since we’ve had kids, we’ve had to make a lot of decisions. Who should be their doctor, teacher, babysitter. What books they should read and movies they can see. What food to let them eat or make them eat. How and where to celebrate holidays. One of those holidays is Halloween.