How To Homeschool My Child
Should Freedom Matter to Homeschoolers?

Should Freedom Matter to Homeschoolers?

You better believe it should! Too often Americans take their freedoms for granted. Just look at families around the world whose country does not allow them to homeschool. They are fighting for their freedom to raise their children according to their beliefs & values. Although this article is not about the fight for freedom, I… Continue Reading

Fourth of July Crafts, Recipes & Fun

Fourth of July Crafts, Recipes & Fun

How will you be celebrating Fourth of July this year?  My kids loved making crafts & special recipes. So, I’ve included a list of July 4th activities your family might enjoy. My guess is you’re looking for some fun for the kids on July 4th, check out some of our favorite Fourth of July recipes… Continue Reading

Joseph Coat of Many Colors Craft & Snack

Joseph Coat of Many Colors Craft & Snack

It’s taken me awhile to share more fun Bible activities for kids from our SHIP trip in El Salvador.  Our next day of VBS was about Joseph and included a Joseph coat of many colors craft & snack. The kids loved it. Joseph Coat of Many Colors Bible Story Using Genesis 37, our missionary team… Continue Reading

Would You like a FREE Copy?

Would You like a FREE Copy?

I hope your summer is off to a great start. Mine is terrific, as my daughter’s family made a public commitment last Sunday to raise their new baby as God leads them. What a proud moment for this mama. To see one of mydq kids continue following God’s leading. Another reason this summer is going… Continue Reading

Life Lessons as Wife & Mom (part 2)

Life Lessons as Wife & Mom (part 2)

Picking up from my previous post & this verse … Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Then you will learn to know God’s will for you, which is good and pleasing and perfect.  Romans 12:2 Let me… Continue Reading

Life Lessons as a Wife & Mom

Life Lessons as a Wife & Mom

Ramblings from the past few months. The past several months I’ve experienced MANY ups & downs.  Maybe you can relate to ups & downs. . . . Your kids keep talking back Your best friend does not discipline their children when they hurt your child Your husband is not interested in spiritual things Your family… Continue Reading

Get one of our Homeschool Gift Cards

Get one of our Homeschool Gift Cards

It’s summertime! I want to do something special for my readers because I appreciate you & your support AND . . . I need to clear our shelves for my new paperbacks being published in late July – woohoo! So, let’s clear some space and say thank you to my readers by giving away $5… Continue Reading

Kids Bible Lesson about God’s Promised Land {VBS Snacks}

Kids Bible Lesson about God’s Promised Land {VBS Snacks}

Over the summer, I will be sharing specific ideas for homeschooling which can also be used for VBS snacks. I love teaching with food, so many of the blog posts will have a fun snack for your kids.  I’ll even share ways you can use the snack in your homeschooling. I’m here in El Salvador… Continue Reading

Bored, Nothing to Do This Summer? Summer Activities for Kids

Bored, Nothing to Do This Summer? Summer Activities for Kids

“Mom, I’m bored. There’s nothing to do!” I’m sure you never hear that in your house, right? Have you ever read the book by Peter Spier, Bored, Nothing To Do? It’s about two brothers who are bored so their mom sends them outside to do “something”. Out in the garage, they build an airplane and… Continue Reading

{FREE Writers Workshop} How to Teach Writing

{FREE Writers Workshop} How to Teach Writing

Since you’ve been reading my blog, I’d like to invite you to a writers workshop that can extend your homeschooling endeavors in how to teach writing. Are you unsure how to teach writing? Wondering if you’ll teach writing correctly? Not sure how much writing your kids should be doing at different ages? That’s exactly what… Continue Reading