Tag Archives: Christian parenting

Full Circle

Today is a very emotional day for me.  This is my daughter’s first day of school.  She has had plenty of first days of school, but this one is different.  This is her first day of school in an American … Continue reading

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Church Camp, A Life Changer!

As I was checking my Facebook news feed today, I saw all these posts about people sending their kids off to camp.  Ah, summer camp!  Every kid should attend at least one in their life. Yes, camp is fun! You … Continue reading

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The Reading Corner: Reading With The Reluctant 5-8 Year Old

  5-8 year olds!    These kids are little intellectual sponges who can soak up an unlimited amount of information.  But what if your child is intelligent,  yet hates to read. First of all, no child will learn to read … Continue reading

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The Reading Corner: 10 Ways To Get Your Kids To Read This Summer

Summer reading!  As a parent you either love it or hate it.  If your child loves it, so do you.  But if you have a child who hates to read, you probably hate to think about it.  You dread the … Continue reading

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Mothering, How Am I Doing?

Have you ever felt this way?  If you are honest you have?  I know I did when I was in the middle of parenting, especially when my kids were teens.   I was forever questioning myself.  Am I too hard? … Continue reading

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Biblical Conflict Resolution

It seems that more and more people in our society are offended by something someone says and does.  And when we are offended, we make sure everyone knows about it.  How dare they say that about me, my family, my … Continue reading

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Worry Not! -Part 2

Worrying about your kids, that’s what moms do, right?  We worry about them falling down and hurting themselves when they are small.  We worry about their friends, their health and we really begin to worry when they start to drive, … Continue reading

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A Little Pampering Will Do A Body Well

Ahhh..  pampering!  It seems that Americans go to one extreme or the other when it comes to pampering.  One group of people want lots of “me time.”  These are the ladies who spend 3 hours at the gym each day … Continue reading

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Cleaning Up

When my children were small, they were messy.  They made some terrible messes. On a particularly trying day it seemed like all they did was make messes and all I did was clean up after them.  It was about 4:00 … Continue reading

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Penny-wise and Pound Foolish

From time to time,  I plan to  implement a new series to my blog called “Penny-wise and Pound Foolish.”  In this series of posts, I will discuss some of the things I’ve learned along the way about finances. Sometimes I … Continue reading

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