End of the Year Homeschool Portfolio

"Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it." Proverbs 22:6 Congratulations!  The end of May brings Memorial Day weekend, beaches, barbeques, and quite possibly the end of your homeschool year.  The process of putting together everything your children have learned for a whole year may seem overwhelming.  Every state is different … [Read more...]

10 Steps to a Healthier Home

Read scripture everyday (aloud if you can).   I try to get my devotionals in in the morning with my cup of coffee.  It makes me feel good and I start my day on a better note.  Sing hymns or Bible songs while doing a project, cleaning, or cooking. Sometimes while doing homeschool work with my sons, I sing and they either start singing along with me or always want to … [Read more...]

How to be a Team Player in Your Marriage

The first two pieces of scripture that come to mind when I think about marriage are Genesis 2:18, "The Lord God said, “It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him” and Colossians 3:18-19, "Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as is fitting in the Lord.  Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.”   Yes, ladies we were … [Read more...]

Kid Friendly Easter Cards

  Easter is a holiday filled with mixed emotions for me.  There is the sadness of Jesus dying on the cross for our sins.  The pain and agony He went through just so we could be forgiven.  I think of His friends and family watching helplessly as He was killed for being our Savior. Three days later though as He proclaimed to his disciples, He rose from the … [Read more...]