Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Wellness

My Oily Homeschool (and why you need one too)

Three years ago, I considered natural living a big green salad and an occasional smoothie from Smoothie King. I cleaned with products that had a scent of lemon or lavender but had a list of ingredients that I couldn't pronounce. And if I (or a family member) had some type of ailment, to over-the-counter meds… Continue reading My Oily Homeschool (and why you need one too)

Family, Free, Lifestyle, Wellness

Self-Care: How (and why) to make it family-style!

Before my moment of awakening, I used to think that I needed to get out of the house and away from it all to really enjoy a moment of self-care (in its do-something-for-yourself form). Don't get me wrong, having a day at the salon or an evening out with the ladies is certainly okay! I'm… Continue reading Self-Care: How (and why) to make it family-style!

Business, Coaching & Counseling, Faith, Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Spiritual, Wellness

Snap Out of It! 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome!

It's amazing how much we do as homeschooling moms, isn't it? If you take any moment and think really deep about it, I’d say we’re pretty flippin’ awesome! The truth is, we don’t always feel awesome, do we? I’d be lying if I didn’t admit that I deal with moments of feeling inadequate, insignificant, and/or… Continue reading Snap Out of It! 3 Ways to Stay Feeling Awesome!

Coaching & Counseling, Faith, Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Spiritual

Aman Homeschool Coaching OFFICIAL LAUNCH

(Wipes blood, sweat, and tears...) Y'all, I am soooo excited to FINALLY announce the official launch of Aman Homeschool Coaching! Believe me when I say that I have fought many, many, many limiting beliefs that have come against me doing what I know God has put in me to do. . . and that's to… Continue reading Aman Homeschool Coaching OFFICIAL LAUNCH

Faith, Family, Guest Blogger, Lifestyle, Spiritual, Wellness

7 Simple Steps Towards Time Management {For the Busy Mama}

Have you realized that things look a bit different since joining motherhood? I sweep my house when it’s convenient. Like when someone is coming over or when I am already sweeping up a glitter mess. My wardrobe is less than spectacular. It’s something between comfort, black and  one pair of jeans that fit me at… Continue reading 7 Simple Steps Towards Time Management {For the Busy Mama}

Dolch sight words, Family, Free, Homeschooling, Lifestyle

Sight Words: to teach or not to teach?

Ever since my teaching years in the brick and mortar classroom, to teach or not to teach sight words has been a popular question. I personally see the amazing benefits of teaching sight words and opt in to incorporating them into my homeschool curriculum. Here is why I think sight words should be taught: When… Continue reading Sight Words: to teach or not to teach?

Faith, Family, Lifestyle, Pregnancy, Spiritual

The Birth Story of Mordekai

The journey started almost 41 weeks ago with a faint-positive pregnancy test, and yet another surprise from Abba. My husband and I have a mutually agreed that we would not prevent conception, although we are not planning either. It's funny to see people's faces when they ask how many children we plan on having, and… Continue reading The Birth Story of Mordekai

Faith, Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Spiritual

Dear Homeschool Mom, It’s OK to break up with your homeschool group

Somewhere, there is a homeschooling Mom who is miserable. If she's not miserable, she feels like she doesn't fit in. She ain't a part of any clique. Her children don't quite fit in with the others. And, it seems more like a burden to keep trying rather than just throwing in the towel. Well, Mom,… Continue reading Dear Homeschool Mom, It’s OK to break up with your homeschool group

Business, Faith, Family, Lifestyle, Shop, Spiritual

Not Just Jewelry

Meet Diana. She is the creator behind the amazing Jewelry of the Vine, and this is her story. Diana has made jewelry for a couple of years now, but her new Messianic line didn't start until she visited a friend of like faith. It was then that the inspirations to create such unique pieces started… Continue reading Not Just Jewelry

Business, Coaching & Counseling, Family, Spiritual

Embracing a Needed Change

Change. It's one of those words that you learn to love or hate. Even as an adult who should have it all together, I'm still somewhere in the middle. I guess when it comes down to it, I love change when it seems to work in my favor. But at the first sign of change… Continue reading Embracing a Needed Change