A tough old marine & his little girl

People have often asked me why I do what I do...why I have such a passion to help families give their children an education (built on relationship) at home. The answer to that is tightly woven and wound around strands of silky threads of memory - strands so fragile, like a spider’s webbing. These memories, …

Getting to the Heart of Your Child’s Behavior – Guest author, Ginger Hubbard

Recently, I was given the wonderful opportunity to read and possibly endorse a revolutionary, new book. I was so impressed with Ginger Hubbard's I Can't Believe You Just Said That!, that I wanted to recommend this book to all of you, and allow her to speak directly to you on an issue about which she …

let them out. it’s okay

This post is for all the mommas out there...the ones watching their babies grow up right in front of their very eyes... the ones who don't know how to feel about the changes - welcomed or not - that keep whipping around the corner, aimed straight at our hearts. Yes, Momma, you - the one …

transparency

  I'm afraid. Is it really worth the possible cost? This world is a scary place - I mean, Christians are being beheaded by Isis! Wouldn't it be easier and safer to just live here and not really follow Jesus?  These are the words of a child, whom I dearly love. These are real concerns …

Jesus is Enough – revisited

A few days ago, I wrote about how I was dealing with exhaustion and extreme mental, physical, and emotional fatigue. I said that I didn't have the answers...nothing except Jesus is enough. I want to revisit that statement, because the more I focused on it - Jesus is enough - the more I realized that …

Jesus is enough…

First, I need to apologize for the silence of the blog - it's been over a month since my last post. To say that I've been busy in real life would be an understatement. In the last four weeks, I've run myself into the ground, spent every last single drop of energy, strength, and mental …