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3 Step “Not Gonna Be A Crazy Mom” Plan

  Summertime, and the livin’ is  . . . How would you complete that sentence? The old song says “easy,” right? Certainly not the word I’d pick. As school came to a close, I was looking forward to a relaxing summer. With plenty of time to read and accomplish things that are just harder to get to in the busier […]

Summer Boredom: Possible Causes & Responses

School’s out. The kids are free to do (mostly) as they please. It’s summertime, so . . . let’s talk about summer boredom!     As a homeschool mom, I’m confronted with “bored kids” all year. My children are not constrained on a daily basis by class schedules, busses and bells. Therefore, they have plenty of “free” […]

When You Feel Like an Inadequate Mother

  Have you seen this phrase going around on social media? “I have been perfectly blessed and assigned by God to be the mom my kids need.” I’m not sure where it originated, but I cringe almost every time I read it. I know it’s meant to encourage and strengthen. I know that the sentiment […]

An Invitation to Dine with Jesus

Are you spiritually malnourished? Come to the table; discover the value of personal bible study.   What would you say if I told you that you had been invited to dine with Jesus? Would you be there instantly or think I was crazy? Would you be concerned about what to wear? How to prepare? Would you ask […]

How to Understand the Bible for Yourself

Wish you could understand the Bible? You have the ability. You can learn the skills.   The Bible is my go-to source of hope, wisdom, encouragement and comfort. Studying the Bible is how I know who God is, what He’s really like. God’s Word is where I learn how to live and respond to life. And I love […]