How to Raise a Caterpillar into a Butterfly: Your Entire Family will Love This

One of the highlights of our summer is raising monarch butterflies.  Once the milkweed is knee-high, the kids begin searching for the plump striped caterpillars we’ve all come to love.  If you are looking for a fun summer project, keep reading on how to raise a caterpillar.  Your whole family will enjoy this! This year […]

Bible Stories about Hope to Lighten Your Weary Soul

This post on Bible stories about hope came about as I was pondering how hope springs from pain. Hope also springs from disappointments, confusion, frustration, and the unlikely. Hope pushes us to believe when everyone has failed us. Hope springs from pain. I am forever amazed at the human heart. How it can endure overwhelming […]

20 Light Overcomes Darkness Quotes to Enlighten Your Day

Quotes are amazing, aren’t they? They can be uplifting, deep, funny, silly, enlightening, or plain ridiculous. The inspiring ones are my favorite! Here is an inspiring list of “Light Overcomes Darkness Quotes“. I hope you find them encouraging! I tried to put these light overcomes darkness quotes into categories but the lines are quite blurred. […]

15 Homeschool Math Curriculum Reviews by Moms Like You

One great thing about homeschooling is the crazy amount of options available to us. We can choose a curriculum for any learning style and family routine (like this variety of homeschool math curriculum), but with all of these choices, we often find ourselves unable to decide which one will be best. The point of this […]

Lessons in Grief: how to deal with the death of a loved one

I had never lost anyone close to me.  I had spent hours praying for people in my life who had lost a loved one.  I had tried to relate to their feelings, but never realized how far away I was from their pain.  If you are reading this then you are struggling with how to […]

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