Happy Mother's Day! As a musician and music teacher, I am always finding ways to relate music to everyday experiences. Today, I have a special musical way to Honor Mom on Mother's Day. The following is an excerpt from my online course called Music for Holidays & Special … [Read more...] about A Unique Musical Way to Honor Mom on Mother’s Day
5 Ways to Parent With Joy Seventeen years ago I became a mom. It changed my life, and I'll never be the same again. Raising kids is awesome. They can make you laugh with their hilariousness. They can make you melt with their cuteness. They can inspire you with their kindness. But raising kids … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Parent With Joy
[Todays' article "Why I am Pro-Life: Marching for Those Who Can’t" was written by contributor Elizabeth Tomaszewski.] I was fourteen years old when I first learned about abortion. My best friend at the time attended the March for Life with her church. Tess told me about abortion practices and the … [Read more...] about Why I am Pro-Life: Marching for Those Who Can’t
This was the first real "free" week we have had this summer. So, I knew it was time to post our Summer Media Guidelines where all my kids could see it. We have a set number of things for the kids to accomplish each day before they are allowed to do any media (computer game, iPad, video, … [Read more...] about “Summer Media Guidelines” for a Smooth Summer (with free printable download)
[Today's article Free or Cheap Things to Do With Kids in the Summer was written by contributor Michelle Habrych.] Summer typically means time for fun things. Fun things may cost money, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend a lot. When my kids were younger, I used to compile a list of the … [Read more...] about Free or Cheap Things to Do With Kids in the Summer
[Today's article What Do Homeschoolers do in the Summer? was written by contributor Michelle Habrych.] Summer is just around the corner. What homeschool families do during these precious months is as varied as the methods of teaching their children. If you’re new to homeschooling, you may … [Read more...] about What Do Homeschoolers Do in the Summer?