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Talking to Kids About Sex

By | August 5th, 2017|Faith, Parenting|

I wasn’t ready for this.  My eight-year-old daughter was reading though the book of Genesis to me out loud. We were sitting on the couch one day when she came to the scene of Lot and Sodom & [...]

I Want to See You Be Brave

By | July 3rd, 2017|Identity, Parenting, Seasonal|

It was 1814 and the thirteen colonies were in the throes of the War of 1812, fighting against the British, both of whom had captured prisoners. Baltimore lawyer, Francis Scott Key, was sent out [...]

How to Grow an Indoor Garden

By | June 17th, 2017|Food|

Grow your own vegetables in virtually any space "What? I could barely grow seeds in styrofoam cup in kindergarten. How am I supposed to grow an indoor garden?" What if growing a garden was not only [...]

6 Things We Learned About Party Planning with Family

By | June 13th, 2017|Featured Guests|

My sister and I survived two family parties in two weeks! After deciding not to kill each other, we sat down and came up with six things we learned from party planning with family. It's [...]

Cultivating Creativity: How the Captain Underpants Series Encouraged my Son to Read

By | June 13th, 2017|Learning at Home, Parenting|

Title Photo Credit: SuperKimagery.com If you have spent any length of time around young children, I don't have to tell you that there is nothing more entertaining than potty humor. You know... the burp and fart noises, [...]

The Men Who Gave their Lives for Mine

By | May 29th, 2017|Seasonal|

Last year on Memorial Day, we gathered with friends to potluck. At one point, the host asked us to share in the group what significance this holiday held for us. I shared that my grandfather, [...]