It’s Time You Know The Truth About Your Child

It’s Time You Know The Truth About Your Child

I know you’ve been through a lot with your son and continue to struggle to understand. I know you cringe inside every time someone wants to “talk to you about your child”. I know you’ve searched for answers, tried changes with his diet, put controls on his video time,...
Finding Solid Ground – A Journey Into Homeschooling

Finding Solid Ground – A Journey Into Homeschooling

Finding solid ground. I have been floating in the clouds so long I forgot it was suspended animation. I attended a traditional Catholic school as a child, grew up to teach in urban, suburban, and rural public schools for almost 25 years, and now I’m homeschooling my...
Kindergarten

Kindergarten

Kindergarten: (noun). From the German meaning “a child’s garden”. God plants two seeds into the garden of every child’s life. They are His gifts both to the child and to the world. The flowers these seeds are intended to bear are curiosity and the capacity to be...
Get Lost

Get Lost

Why is it so important to stop and smell the roses? To keep stopping and keep smelling the roses? Because the journey is much more important than the destination. With the advent of GPS, it’s almost impossible to get lost these days. But, not getting lost keeps us...
Creative Showering – Confessions of a Multitasking Teacher-Mom

Creative Showering – Confessions of a Multitasking Teacher-Mom

We are all multitasking maniacs; aren’t we? Geez, it says  it even in the title. I have 2 hyphenated descriptors in my title. I can’t even add words without multi-tasking them. I bet you’re a lot like me. Multi-tasking has become a way of life for most of us. It’s how...
Bump – The Tipping Point In Education

Bump – The Tipping Point In Education

We are rapidly reaching the tipping point in education. Malcolm Gladwell speaks of it in his book. It’s also referred to as the Butterfly Effect. It’s a specific period in time when life as you know it is approaching a change. It’s a change that has been building like...