Whats the trick to helping my lower or below level readers succeed? The trick is... there is no trick. Reading comes from phonemic awareness and the fluency that comes with having the right "tools" as well as plenty of fun practice. I am a stay-at-home (homeschool mom) who runs her own small business. As well… Continue reading Simple Tips for Helping Slower or Below Level Readers
One of the main questions I receive about my children is this- How do I get them to enjoy reading so much? People tell me that getting their children to read is difficult and frustrating. Here's what I have discovered: My oldest has two FULL bookcases in his room. His ultimate pastime is spent with… Continue reading Want Your Kids to LOVE Reading? Do These 2 Things:
Learning scriptures can be a daunting task. When it comes to teaching our children God's word, I believe it's important to memorize a few. Here is the long and short list of scriptures every kid should know: Let's face it... The Bible is extensive. Before I give you the "short list", I feel that it's… Continue reading The Short List of Scriptures Every Kid Should Know
We all have days where we feel inadequate, alone, and just plain sorry. For those times, God wants to speak to our hearts in a special way. What is He trying to say? There are days when I feel like I've got it all together... Then, there are days where I feel like I'm surviving… Continue reading I’m Running on Empty Again…
Sis. Elizabeth Kyle and Sis. Karen King raised their children to serve God and continue steadfast in His truth. In this article, they explain tried and true methods to raise kids that stay in church. When they cheat in school we made them apologize to the teacher... and class. We didn't fight their battles. We… Continue reading Tried & True Methods to Raise Kids that Stay in Church
Reading to your children can be one of the most enjoyable times of your day together! The following is a list of the top 10 rated Read-A-Loud books for each age group of children.
Life for a stay-at-home mommy can be hectic, cluttered, and feel like a whirlwind. Here are 5 things I do every day to make sure I'm doing what really matters. I have worked outside the home... When my children were young, my husband and I decided that it was a good "move" for me to… Continue reading 5 Daily Activities That Will Help You Do The Things That Really Matter
He has been gone for eight months but in the heart and mind of his momma, time has chosen to stand still. Living after the loss of a child is a pain that only a sweet lady like Becky can understand. This is her story...
Proverbs 21:23 says that "Whose keeper his (her) mouth and his tongue keepeth his (her) soul from troubles." I believe your words have power over your children, family, friends, physical bodies, and so much more. Let me explain... Our words have power... We have all said things we don't mean, and meant things we didn't… Continue reading The Power of Your Words and How to Make or Break Your Family
Being a devoted mother can be challenging for Mom Entrepreneurs. What does it take to achieve dedication and devotion while balancing life?