Motivating the College Bound Teenager

Since we made the full jump into Unschooling, one of my biggest fears has been - how do I motivate them to success? As I considered this question, I realized that they are very motivated to do those things which interest them - it is just my goals for them that they are not … [Read more...]

Try Something New Today

My husband was fiddling around in the kitchen, and I called out, "Whatcha making?" To which, he replies that he is trying to make something new with the fried shrimp we have left over and the shrimp stock he made with the shells. My first thought was, "But what if it … [Read more...]

No Need to Worry

Do you ever find yourself worrying about what tomorrow will bring? Yeah, me too. One of my favorite scriptures that reminds me that I don't need to worry comes from Matthew. Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what … [Read more...]

Moms, Don’t Forget to Take Care of Yourself

Don't forget to take some time this summer -- this weekend, too -- and take some time for MOM to be refreshed. Six days do your work, but on the seventh day do not work, so that your ox and your donkey may rest, and so that the slave born in your household and the foreigner … [Read more...]