Teaching Choices

This year we decided to enroll our son into a once a week homeschool program (or co-op) at a private school near us. I would say it was a tough decision, but it really wasn’t. A friend of mine was speaking at the school one day...

If no one else were watching, following, liking, encouraging, praising, etc. would you still do what you are doing? If you answered yes to this question, chances are, you are doing something you truly enjoy doing and for the right reason. When I first decided to give...

"Instead of folding to fear or caving to comparisons, do what you can!" As I was having my quiet time this morning, I was led to Awaken, an amazing 90-day devotional by Priscilla Shirer. The study I was led to was titled Baby Steps (Day 36)....

As I was talking to my husband this weekend, I realized that most of the decisions we've had to make involved walking in faith or in fear. This has been an ongoing area of development for me, and while it’s not always easy, I can appreciate...

Another Day to Celebrate Me!I was so excited for my first Mother's Day! I couldn't wait to celebrate being a mom with my husband  and Son. In my imagination, the day would be all about me. We were going to do whatever I wanted to...

I recently read an article about parental regret, titled ‘I regret having children’ by Anne Kingston. After reading this article, I have to admit that I was pretty disturbed. Not by the views expressed, but more so by the impression given, that most moms or parents...

[su_youtube_advanced url="https://youtu.be/XRUyZzfH0Gw" width="260" height="260" rel="no" theme="light"] For almost 3 years, I’ve wrestled with the pros and cons to each of these. As much as I want to be home and present for my children, I have also felt a need to contribute financially to our household...

We were proud parents of the two and through club. And to be honest, we were satisfied in the one and done club as well. After our second blessing, we were trying to determine the best methods for contraceptive. We spoke with my Obstetrics and Gynecology...

I talk to a lot of homeschooling Mamas who often feel a lot of pressure to stick to a certain schedule. They try to make sure their children are progressing at a certain pace, and do their best to keep up with school district standards. Guilty...

The Diagnosis As my midwife was conducting our normal monthly exam, feeling around and searching for baby, she noticed a separation. Do you feel this?Looks like your abdomen has split. What do you mean my abdomen has split? What does that mean? It’s just something called Diastasis...