Posts in category Thankfulness

7 Ways to Be a Godly Influence on Your Children

We smile as we see a father and son walking down the road and the son is the spitting image of his dad, from his looks to his mannerisms, to what he’s wearing.   It’s fun to see children want to be like their parents! As parents, we have such an amazing opportunity to influence our […]

Motherhood: A Blessed Calling!

Lately, God has been impressing on my heart the importance of being a mom. I was a stay-at-home mom for 23 years, and I loved it! It was a privilege and blessing to be home with our kids and to homeschool them (well, most of the time)! But there were many times throughout those years […]

Gratefulness: Building Godly Character in Our Kids

(2nd blogpost in a series on building godly character in our kids) I’m always impressed when I see a child who shows gratefulness for something someone does for them.   To me, gratefulness is a character quality that reflects a happy and respectful person; someone who thinks of others and isn’t just focused on themselves.  I […]

7 Tips for Homeschooling Through the Holidays

7 Tips for Homeschooling Through the Holidays

Oh dear! Here it comes again…every year I’m surprised how Thanksgiving and Christmas sneak up on me! I’m just going about my daily routine, and suddenly life seems to go on hyper speed for a couple of months! I don’t mean to have a bad attitude, but I’ve started to dread the months of November and […]