Category Archives: Kids & Parenting

Understanding children is essential to good parenting

Sharpening the Axe

“If I had six hours to chop down a tree, I would spend four hours sharpening the axe” Abraham Lincoln never said these words, but they’re great words to live by. Another step completed! The Fill the Freezer project is … Continue reading

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A Christmas Question

Every year, our homeschool group puts on a Christmas recital/concert/talent show/program thing. Any student who wants to be involved can do so in whatever fashion they wish. Many of them sing or perform on instruments, there have been a few … Continue reading

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A Pumpkin Pie Latte Induced Musing – recipe at the end

My husband and the kids are off to the store. As I sit sipping a hot pumpkin pie latte in my quiet, empty house, I am drawn to memories of the little, two bedroom/one bath house we lived in with … Continue reading

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