Tag: kids

Nailed It! :: Homeschool Bloopers

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Deciding to homeschool was a very easy decision for our family.  I have a Master’s Degree in Education, and I’m a stay-at-home mom, so...

Christmas Through My Children’s Eyes

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Let me take you back to Christmas in the early 90s. My brother and I have just shaken each present under the tree in...

Why We Chose Year-Round School

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When school let out for summer vacation this year, I remember seeing the panic for many parents as they wondered what they were going...

Ditching the Suburbs for the Countryside

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We sold our home in the suburbs this past month and it still feels a little surreal. Our house of 15 years was the...

Selling Your Home :: Surviving Home Showings with Your Kids

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This spring we decided to put our home on the market. The goal was to list by the end of March and move by...

5 Tips to Help Our Kids Get Through STAAR Testing Week

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As we say good-bye to Spring Break and say Hello to April, I cringe just a little bit. April is the month of cramming in...

Learning The Importance of Forgiveness

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My four year old needed my forgiveness big time recently. She had an epic meltdown in Hobby Lobby last week over a candy/toy contraption...

Self-Affirmations :: Building Your Child Up From the Inside

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I still remember it like yesterday, sitting at home, at least 6 months pregnant with my son, watching the Trayvon Martin case and thinking...

When Honesty and Rudeness Look The Same

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If your kid is old enough to form complete sentences, the chances are that you've been in a situation where their honesty crossed the...

The Best Audiobooks for a Road Trip with Kids

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Ready or not, summer has arrived! With long days and popsicles by the pool comes my favorite (and least favorite) part of the summer - road trips....

10 Ways to Have Fun in the Water with Little Ones...

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Summer is almost here and we’re ready to start dusting off our sprinklers and blowing up some floaties! As the weather starts to warm...

Appreciating A Husband Who Travels

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The last time my husband went on a five-day work trip, the kids won their version of Lord of the Flies by day three. ...