8 Things I Learned from Taking a Tech Fast

8 Things I Learned from Taking a Tech Fast

Our family went on vacation to Boyne Falls, Michigan last week and it was a fantastic time away. In fact, I ended up being even more away from real-life than I had planned. We always bring along our laptop when we go on trips so that we can stay connected. However,...
Confessions of a Strong-Willed Mom

Confessions of a Strong-Willed Mom

My sons are wonderful boys; however, I’ve always known that they were strong-willed children. I have memories of their stubbornness from very young ages. There was the time that my 2-year-old son physically fought me for about 20 minutes because he didn’t...
Yes, Our Faces WILL Stick That Way

Yes, Our Faces WILL Stick That Way

If our kids make a face, will it stick that way?!? What about if we’re the ones who are making the face? That honestly depends. I used to think this was just a silly wife’s tail but I’ve since changed my mind. If we make a face often enough, it...
You Can’t Have It All

You Can’t Have It All

Overview: Let’s be honest for a moment. You can’t have it all. No one can. There are choices to make in life and they all have consequences. Even good choices! You can’t have it all. At least not at the same time. I’m not sure who first started...
Are You Stressed Out, Homeschool Mom?

Are You Stressed Out, Homeschool Mom?

Are you stressed out, homeschool mom? Why are homeschool moms so hard on ourselves? We expect to be able to give our kids a world-class education, maintain an immaculate house, cook delicious and well-balanced meals, do the laundry, keep the kids in cute clothes...