Did you ever buy something that got a ton of 5-star reviews on Amazon just to receive it and wonder what in the world people were thinking? That’s how I felt several years ago about a book that promised to teach my child read. I remember paging through that thing and thinking it looked like such a boring way for kids to learn how to read. I tried it out anyways and my thoughts were quickly ... Read More about The Best Reading Program for Teaching Your Child to Read
Teaching your child to read will be one of the most rewarding experiences you'll ever have. Ok, so maybe that's not true for everyone. But I can say from my own experience that this statement is absolutely true! The transformation that happens in your child as they go from not even knowing their letters to reading full sentences is amazing and thrilling! Certainly it doesn't happen ... Read More about 7 Great Reasons Why You Should Teach Your Child to Read at Home
Are you beginning your homeschool journey and wondering, "What is the best curriculum out there?" That was one of my first questions when I first started out. I'd scour the internet in search of wisdom from seasoned homeschoolers. With all the homeschool resources out there I wanted to pick just the right one. Since you are reading this, I'm guessing you are looking for that same kind of ... Read More about The Best Homeschool Curriculum: Our Top 5 Choices
It’s 3:00pm and the kids are still in their pajamas, toys litter the floor, the noise level is at mega decibel level and the laundry pile is overflowing. None of the fun activities I had planned for the day have even been pulled out yet. I find the toddlers crumpling papers and ripping them into tiny shreds (hey wait, were those papers part of our planned activity?) and I can’t remember if anyone ... Read More about Calm the Crazy with God’s Peace ~ a quick and easy solution for moms
Have you ever gotten a knot in the pit of your stomach when you watch something great happen to someone else? You know, that sickish feeling inside like all is not fair in the world. It's not something you intentionally do or even want to happen. Because, after all, you are a good, kind person, not a jealous or mean person. You want to feel happy for the person who just received some ... Read More about 5 Reasons to Start Writing in a Gratitude Journal Today!