Focus and Finish!

Focus and Finish!

Jessica glanced at the clock again and grunted in frustration.  In just 15 minutes, she would have to leave to pick up her daughter from pre-school, and those precious few hours of freedom would be over. Yet again, she had run around all morning, but hadn’t finished...
Making Room for God When We Mess Up

Making Room for God When We Mess Up

I waited for my son under the shady tree of the school parking lot. My favorite part of the day is to see his freckled little face come bounding up with his oversized backpack and toothless grin. But today was different. His sweet head hung low as he sauntered slowly...
Cycle 1 Video and Reading Match Up

Cycle 1 Video and Reading Match Up

Cycle 1 Video and Reading Match Up One of the reasons why we love homeschooling is because of all the people we get to meet with and share ideas. As much as I love to create resources when I’m inspired, sometimes I come across lists, charts, or organization...
Nuclear News and Family Preparedness

Nuclear News and Family Preparedness

Practical Family is about encouraging families to build strong foundations and healthy homes, and when unexpected things in life happen, our prayer is that you will be equipped with the knowledge and wisdom to support your family and community. On Saturday, January...
Technology and Seniors: Keeping Connected

Technology and Seniors: Keeping Connected

Imagine there was a bus, and that bus allowed everyone who could jump on to catch a ride to their destination. It moved at a slow pace, maybe five or six miles an hour. Most who could walk briskly enough would be able to keep up and get where they want to go. Then one...