We are so thankful for the freedoms God has given us in Canada, and the privilege of educating our children at home is one of them.
“A school setting is not conducive to human development and self-esteem” Debra Bell believes, and has research to back it up.
Am I communicating that their pleasure should be the focus of hours spent with others. Is that really what I want to be teaching my kids?
As the parent of a son, your sacred duty is to help him grow up to manhood in ways that honor God's good design.
We filed the paperwork and she moved in. We barely knew each other, and now she was sleeping in our spare bedroom.
One of my favorite projects to do with children is a painting project in the style of the abstract expressionist Morris Louis.
I am confident that God has a plan and a purpose for my children, but it is not for me to determine what that looks like.
Sometimes, busyness makes your parenting systems go haywire. That's when "survival mode" parenting kicks in.
Reading poetry is an essential part of a writer’s training. Not all writers are poets, but good writers make use of poetic elements.
Our family has faced some tough times the last few years, and we’re glad to be on the path out of debt. Dave Ramsey's words inspire!
It is cruel and unusual punishment to completely drown your children in toys and expect them to manage them.
So why am I considering sending my fragile little girl out into the wild middle school, especially after I’d kept my big boys home?
In my years of parenting, I’ve learned that the ongoing conversation we have with our children is more important than any one-time “talk.”
With a multitude of excellent resources to choose from, making a decision about purchasing math curriculum can be overwhelming.
Training our children requires more than simply providing an education. We must motivate them to passionately pursue worthy goals.
“A missions trip never leaves anyone unchanged.” I would never be able to affirm it until I had experienced the mission field for myself.
“Who—me? Teach science? You must be joking! I barely passed science. I’m certainly not qualified to teach it now!”
I’ve found that a woman of faith is a woman who endures many difficulties and yet finds God in the midst of her troubles.
Early education is something parents can be in charge of and that should begin with baby’s arrival. Start by reading!