Spring Break Survival Guide:  20 Spring Activities for Keeping the Kids Entertained and You Sane

Spring Break Survival Guide: 20 Spring Activities for Keeping the Kids Entertained and You Sane

Sping Break approaches. Our littles are super excited for a few days of sleeping in and staying up. I am looking forward to appointments that will keep the kids healthy for another year. We’re also excited to get a few things done outside for Spring cleaning. I mean what better time to landscape your yard …

Parent-Teacher Conference Day: Insights from a Working Mom of 6

Parent-Teacher Conference Day: Insights from a Working Mom of 6

Hi everyone! Today was a half-day for my first, fourth, and twelfth graders. Students in our district arrived home early so that parents could attend Parent-Teacher Conferences in their absence. Conspiratorially, I know a few teachers that loathe this set-up, preferring that students are either off an entire day or that parent-teacher conferences occur after …

The Year of Grace: Writing the Vision

Creating the Vision (Board): The Year of Grace

A couple of weekends ago, my family and I held a Vision Board event.  I have always liked the idea of vision boards without the world’s recent doctoring of manifesting and visualization–digital or physical.  I preferred to use scripture to Habakkuk 2:2-3:  And the Lord answered me, and said, Write the vision, and make it …