Instilling Biblical Truths in Littles While Homeschooling Older Children

We are a homeschooling family, and our six children range from age 13 down to 7 months.  As fellow homeschooling moms know, sometimes keeping our preschool aged children occupied while actively teaching our older children can be a challenge.  In my heart, I hope to not only occupy my younger children, but to actively train them … Continue reading Instilling Biblical Truths in Littles While Homeschooling Older Children

Where are our Hearts?

Yesterday I was astounded by the cost of child care in our area.  I accidently discovered that a local daycare charges $1200 per month for infant care.  $1200 per month!  What could possibly persuade a mother to pay this amount for childcare instead of caring for her children herself? Lies that we hear from the … Continue reading Where are our Hearts?

Why We Might Not Take Our Children to See Disney’s Maleficent

We were planning on taking our children to see Disney's Maleficent.  We really were.  We are fans of most fairy tales in our home, including Sleeping Beauty.  My kiddos adore this 1959 film. Truth be told, I was a bit hesitant at first about viewing this remake about Sleeping Beauty's villain.  But then I discovered that … Continue reading Why We Might Not Take Our Children to See Disney’s Maleficent