It’s Graduation Season Again: How We Prepared Our Son For Independent Living

Remember back to when your first child was born. It was the great unknown, wasn’t it? We devoured parenting books and searched for advice. We attended mommy groups and everything was so new and exciting. Now that our babies are grown, we are right back at the great unknown! Through the early years of parenting, … Continue reading It’s Graduation Season Again: How We Prepared Our Son For Independent Living

Catching the Vision: Why we Keep our Kids With us in Church!

I have great memories of watching Lawrence Welk with my Gramma on Saturday nights, sleeping over and then waking up to attend church with her on Sunday mornings. We always sat in the balcony on pews upholstered in bright red fabric. She would intermittently pass me wintergreen lifesavers throughout the service, maybe that is why … Continue reading Catching the Vision: Why we Keep our Kids With us in Church!

Taking the Chore out of Chores: Fun and Creative Ideas to Help you get Chores Done!

DISCLAIMER: What I share with you today will not be all inclusive. I do not pretend to have all the answers. What I have to offer are simply some suggestions, observations and tactics which we have used in our home to some degree of success. Lord willing, you will be able to glean something of … Continue reading Taking the Chore out of Chores: Fun and Creative Ideas to Help you get Chores Done!