Top 5 Best Kitchen Sets for Children

Top 5 Best Kitchen Sets for Children

Kids are always looking up to people older than them, whether it be their older brothers and sisters, grandparents, parents and other family members. But they especially look up to us…moms. After all, we are the ones providing for our kids, giving them the...
How to Pray for Your Children – A Great Book to Learn How

How to Pray for Your Children – A Great Book to Learn How

I’m at home with my youngest today. She has been running fever and has an ear infection 🙁 It breaks my heart to see any of my children not feeling well. On the flip side, I love being able to take off work and stay home with my children when they need me. I...
Tired of Kids Not Helping with Chores? Find Solutions Here!

Tired of Kids Not Helping with Chores? Find Solutions Here!

The blank stare gazes back at you. You know the one. The one you get when you ask or even tell your child to go unload the dishwasher. The gaze. And then the excuses come. “I did it last time. Why doesn’t Josh have to do it this time? I always do everything around...
Helping Your Teen with Their First Job Resume

Helping Your Teen with Their First Job Resume

Is your teen ready to enter the workforce? Has your teen prepared their first job resume? Writing a first job resume can be pretty challenging as an adult: having to remember all of the great, noteworthy things that you’ve done, every place you’ve already worked, and...
How to Help Your Children With Their Very First Resume

How to Help Your Children With Their Very First Resume

So your child just hit the age where she can get a REAL J-O-B! Yippee! With no experience, you need to arm her with some very first resume tips. Before you set him lose on the streets to hit up the “Help Wanted” signs plastered on the front doors of local...
Common Homeschool Challenges For Children With Limited Mobility

Common Homeschool Challenges For Children With Limited Mobility

Caleb Brown, a physically disabled 5th grader in Springfield, Missouri, says he wished his teachers knew what it felt like to see the world the way he does. Caleb has cerebral palsy, which is one of the most common congenital disorders of childhood. In fact, Caleb is...
Happier At Home: 3 Ways To Keep Your Homeschooled Teen Happy

Happier At Home: 3 Ways To Keep Your Homeschooled Teen Happy

There is a growing number of homeschooled students in the United States. According to statistics, there were an estimated 1.8 million homeschooled children in 2012, which is an increase from 850,000 in 1999. Some of these homeschoolers are in the 13 to 17 age range,...
Tips and Tricks to Get Your Kids to Brush Their Teeth

Tips and Tricks to Get Your Kids to Brush Their Teeth

Raise your hand if you have a toddler or preschooler who refuses to brush their teeth? Let alone twice a day. Forget that possibility! I am actually struggling with this right now with my soon to be 3 year old. She clamps her mouth tightly shut most nights! I am...
My Kids Fired Me as Their Homeschool Teacher

My Kids Fired Me as Their Homeschool Teacher

I have been fired! That is the only way I can describe what happened last January. You see, I have been homeschooling 8 1/2 years. My oldest was in first grade when we started homeschooling. Along came daughter #2 and she of course was homeschooled from the beginning....