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Happy Mother’s Day, Sweet Mama

Happy Mother’s Day, Sweet Mama

Homeschooling is tough enough, but add shelter-in, worldwide pandemic, laundry, hungry kids and you can lose your mind trying to stay sane. One routine that helps me as a mom is journaling. OK…you non-journalers hear me out.  I used to be one of you! When I journal, I’m talking & listening to God. I can’t… Continue Reading

How to Forgive Someone

How to Forgive Someone

How to forgive someone. Easy to say. A little harder to do. Well, I thought I was doing a good job of forgiving those who offend me. But . . .  I few weeks ago, I had a battle in my mind. All those inner chats. All those things I wanted to say to the one… Continue Reading

How to Be a Good Mother with 4 Tips Reduce Overwhelm

How to Be a Good Mother with 4 Tips Reduce Overwhelm

Are you overwhelmed trying to be a good mom? Or, exhausted from ALL. THE. THINGS.? You know what I’m talking about. I get tired just seeing all the things moms are doing these days. So, let’s talk about how to be a good mother. Let’s look at 4 practical tips on how to be a… Continue Reading

Something NEW: Miracles from God in 2021?

Something NEW: Miracles from God in 2021?

I wrote this post on January 1, 2020, but I think it applies very much to 2021. After the year 2020 was, we all need miracles from God in 2021. I’ll be back this week to share the new things that God did for me … many blessings & miracles from God. Happy New Year!… Continue Reading

How to Find Joy in Your Holidays & Your Life

How to Find Joy in Your Holidays & Your Life

It’s supposed to be all about joy and peace in the holidays. Right? But it, often, doesn’t happen that way. Kids are focused on the commercialism. The schedule becomes chaos. Mom is overwhelmed trying to homeschool as she tries to keep Christ the center. Joy and Peace… where is it? If you’re wondering how to… Continue Reading

4 Steps to Be a Drama-Free Mom

4 Steps to Be a Drama-Free Mom

Is your home full of drama? Are you stressing about your parenting or homeschooling? Do you feel like a failure? … can’t take another day? Enter the drama-free mom zone with practical strategies from the Bible to take stress, worry and anxiety out of your life. Discover Kerry’s four tools to be joyful, have peace… Continue Reading

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

I know some of you homeschool year round, but I liked taking rest during the summer. I was more of a Labor Day to Memorial Day homeschooler, taking a “Sabbath” during the summer.  My kids still learned during the summer, but that’s another post. I love August as a back to school time. New school… Continue Reading

How to Celebrate Mothers Day at Home

How to Celebrate Mothers Day at Home

When my kids were home, the last thing I wanted to do was stand in line at a crowded restaurant on Mothers Day. Did you know Mothers Day is one of the busiest restaurant days in the year? Most years our family chose to celebrate at home, so let’s look at how to celebrate Mothers… Continue Reading

3 Steps to Finding Joy in Your Life

3 Steps to Finding Joy in Your Life

I don’t know about you, but the idea of finding joy keeps coming up in my life. How can you find joy in the midst of a worldwide crisis…much less in the middle of your daily life? Back in December, I heard a great message about joy. I know God used this message because it’s… Continue Reading

Press Into God, Family, Community

Press Into God, Family, Community

How are you holding up? Most homeschoolers know how to be home a lot, but also have freedom to run errands, go to friends’ homes, participate in outside activities. From my perspective, the shelter-in and lock-downs affect all groups, incluing homeschoolers. Being at home 24-7 may not look as good as all the Facebook &… Continue Reading