As parents we see our role as being ones that will equip our children for their future. Part of the challenge is to anticipate what struggles may arise and work on strengthening that area now, while
The plan was to go bowling for family night - we had even told the kids we were going, which we never do ahead of time (surprises are the best!!)
But then Paul was doing a bit of yard work. With a chain
The Universe from comets to constellations by Tom DeRosa and Carolyn Reeves is a three book set I was sent to review from Moms of Master Books. It came with this book, the teachers guide book, and the
Our habit focus in the month of May is self-control. We are defining self control as the ability to control the expression of our passions and emotions. We have enjoyed some great conversations about what
We have been at this for awhile, trying to find the right mix of sweetness and texture and the subtle complex flavors of a gummy. We have tried an assortment of recipes and quantity combinations and this
The hose, a few water guns, rags, watering can, and a couple buckets made for a fun and very wet water fight all in the name of "washing the car".
Not a whole lot of cleaning was accomplished, but there
We own this cute little book called Fortunately that has been the starting point for hours of entertainment in the car.
The gist of the story is that something fortunate happens to Ned, and then something
He handed me a fist clutched tight with his prized treasure. "For you mama! Beautiful flowers just for you." His eyes shone bright with pride and as I looked at his childish gift I was struck with how
With Paul's finals for the semester finished we decided to take a whole day together and go to the zoo - this was one of the family "night" activities the boys have been highly anticipating and they were
I love a good book list, so when a friend mentioned she was going to a homeschool book sale and wanted to know what my "must buy" ideas were I was all over ransacking my bookshelf and trying to find the