New month, more books! This trip the kids did a lot of picking on their own, and so we had a very surprising variety of books–as you would expect with a 2 and 3 year old pick out books whose titles they cannot read. Luckily, we had just enough space in our bag for mama … Continue reading Library review – an unpopular anti-bullying message
It’s officially August, and my son turns 4 at the end of the month. (Cue heart swelling, and tears!) Like really?! Oh my goodness, I love this boy, and he is growing so fast! My son is suddenly getting really interested in books, building with Legos, and he always gets excited about anything to do … Continue reading Beginning Slow – home education
My testimony, by God’s grace.
The women’s bible study at my church is going through Philippians right now, using Melissa Kruger’s book In All Things. It’s been such a blessing to have this reminder to rejoice in the Lord Jesus no matter what. Why? Because he is greater, he is worthy, he is worth it, he is with us, he … Continue reading A godly friend, like Paul
Today is Day One of potty training for me and my son. He’s 3 and 1/2. He’s plenty ready, but I’m a nervous wreck. Why am I so anxious about potty training? I have 3 kids: a 3-and-1/2-year-old, a 2-year-old, and a 2-month-old. All are (obviously) in diapers. You’d think I’d be ecstatic about getting … Continue reading Anxiety, the gospel, and potty training