Digitally Disciplined

Admit it. The computer - particularly the internet - can be completely addictive. For me, it usually goes something like this: First, I quickly check the email. Then I hop over to Facebook, again real quick, to see if Emily answered my message yet. And, oh, look! Jim … [Read more...]

Hope for a Homeschool Mama

Are you feeling discouraged today? Me too. My husband is in the middle of a month-long missions trip and we miss him. I used to think the last month of pregnancy exceeded the bounds of time, but I was wrong. This is the month that is setting records. Between concerns … [Read more...]

Trust

  I had to say it and it had to come out. "I'm done." There I was, surrounded by noise and chaos and clutter. This wasn't the life I had wanted. This was not what I thought it would be like. My dreams as a new bride, my visions of perfection, were gone and instead I … [Read more...]

Toddlers and Homeschooling

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They are busy. All day long. Those little toddlers, bundles of energy, move around all day, jumping from thing to thing to thing, only resting when there's food, or a story, or a nap. And you? You're trying to teach math. But that toddler? That toddler really isn't interested … [Read more...]