3 Things I’m learning about playing with my kids (also known as permission to buy yourself a Pokémon deck)

3 Things I'm learning about playing with my kids (also known as permission to buy yourself a Pokémon deck)

“Can we help you find anything?” “Actually, yes,” I replied. “We’re trying to build our Pokémon decks so we can defeat our kids and I need some different energy types and a few evolutions.” I wish you could have seen the game shop employees’ faces when I said that. It[Read more]

Sacred Holidays: Saying No to Chaos and Yes to Jesus

Sacred Holidays Review

Holidays can be times of incredible memories and meaningful celebration, but they can also be times with great struggle. Even when all goes according to plan, it’s not easy to balance Pinterest-perfect holiday execution with the aspects of celebration that point to God. Think about it. If you’re looking at[Read more]

Charlotte Mason, Captain Underpants, and the Homeschool Finer Things Club

Charlotte Mason, Captain Underpants, and the Homeschool Finer Things Club

The opportunity to provide a carefully curated learning environment is a blessing of the homeschool life. It requires leading by example, intentional living, and discipline from parents, but it’s a beautiful thing to be able to build our homeschools and our homes around the honorable, the right, the pure, and the[Read more]