Family, Parenting

How to Encourage Your Children to Make a Difference in the World

As parents, we always want the best for our children and for them to become adults who have the desire to make a difference in the world, right? But this can definitely look different to different people. To ensure that you're nurturing your children to really bring out the best in them, start by focusing… Continue reading How to Encourage Your Children to Make a Difference in the World

Faith, Family, Lifestyle, Marriage, Parenting, Spiritual

True Transformation

What comes to mind when you hear the word transformation? Changing from one thing to another? How about the alteration of the appearance of something to look different? Both are right, but as a believer the word transformation should take on an entirely new meaning. Several years ago, something hit the social media sites (Facebook,… Continue reading True Transformation

Family, Lifestyle, Parenting

The Essential Guide to Keeping Your Teen Safe On the Road: Thoughts From a Mom Who’s Almost There

This may sound weird coming from someone who doesn't have a child driving yet... but here's the thing, my soon-to-be tween son will be driving before his dad and I know it! For those of you whose littles aren't so little anymore and possibly already driving, I'm sure you know just how fast time flies.… Continue reading The Essential Guide to Keeping Your Teen Safe On the Road: Thoughts From a Mom Who’s Almost There

Blog Contributor, Family, Lifestyle, Parenting

Transition Time

Summer is a busy time full of adventure and change. For some it may be a transition from one grade to the next, maybe a new job in the family, or maybe even a new place to live. Life is full of transitions like these, so how do we help ourselves, and our kids understand… Continue reading Transition Time

Blog Contributor, Family, Homeschooling, Lifestyle, Parenting

Summer Fun and Learning

As homeschoolers, we don’t have the traditional out of school summers. Although we don’t continue our full schedule during the summer months, we do continue to actively engage in educational activities. When my children were younger, we always participated in our local library’s summer reading program. We also participated in the reading programs offered through… Continue reading Summer Fun and Learning