Family, Lifestyle

The Essential Guide to Purchasing Your Next Family Car

It's exciting to be in a place where you're finally "in the market" for purchasing anything new - especially a vehicle. At the same time, what comes with vehicle shopping is strolling through car lots, dealing with the sales patter of the guy working on commission, and committing to a vehicle that needs to keep… Continue reading The Essential Guide to Purchasing Your Next Family Car

Family, Lifestyle

5 Ways to Improve Your Family’s Oral Health

How healthy are your family‚Äôs teeth? They might not be as healthy as you think! According to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), tooth decay is the most common childhood condition, affecting more children than asthma. Tooth decay leads to cavities, and unfortunately, there are many children who suffer from untreated cavities, which can… Continue reading 5 Ways to Improve Your Family’s Oral Health

Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle

7 Reasons to Homeschool Your Child in 2019

There are many reasons why people teach their children at home, and it seems that it works for many families - ours included. It is not for everyone, but if you are unhappy with the education your children are currently getting, perhaps homeschooling could be the perfect answer. Our homeschool journey started when our oldest… Continue reading 7 Reasons to Homeschool Your Child in 2019

Faith, Family, Lifestyle, Spiritual

A Not So Merry Christmas

When I was a little girl, we started a family tradition of decorating for Christmas the day after Thanksgiving. Mama would go and find the biggest, fullest, real evergreen tree she could find, filling our home with the natural smell of pine. We'd spent hours decorating it and embellishing the rest of the house while… Continue reading A Not So Merry Christmas

Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle

What if your child isn’t really struggling academically?

I've been on both sides of the turf. Having spent several years in the school system as a Curriculum Specialist Assistant, Tutor, and Preschool Teacher, I've seen academically challenged students. On the other side, I'm a mom of four kiddos who are being homeschooled by me and their father. From this aspect things look a… Continue reading What if your child isn’t really struggling academically?