Don’t Sweat the People Stuff

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My parents come under fire for things every now and then as church leaders. People criticize them and scrutinize what they do which comes with the … read more

Siblings as the Best of Friends

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When Elijah arrived from his Holy Land Tour last Tuesday it was 12:30 AM so his younger siblings had to wait till the morning to see him. They had … read more

Give Priority to Your Spouse

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Edric and I seem to get busier year after year, but one thing I appreciate about him is that he prioritizes me. If I were to tell him that I needed … read more

Newsletter Project – Making Language Arts Fun

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Getting my boys to write is often very challenging. So I have find creative ways to inspire them to write. Today, my fourth grader, Edan, and I worked … read more

When the Walls Come Tumbling Down

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Edric and I were awoken at 3 AM to the sound of what we thought to be thunder. It wasn't until the morning that we were informed by our house help … read more

Letting Go

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This is a new stage of parenting for me, parenting a young man, as my husband and I like to refer to our 13 year old son, Elijah. After he turned 13, … read more

When Teaching Math Makes Me Crazy

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Arrrrrrggggghhhh. Teaching math to my five year old daughter makes me go crazy sometimes! Why is it so hard for her to get math?! Is it me? Is it … read more

It’s Time to Play!

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“Many of our greatest thinkers locate their capacity for original and profound thought in their imaginative abilities, first developed through … read more

Are You in the Wilderness? 

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One Christmas, my daughter received a set of Dora the Explorer clips, hairpins, and slippers from my mom. Instead of thanking her grandma, she flipped … read more

Sweet and Thoughful Gifts for Moms

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For the years of tireless sacrifice that our moms have made, one day out of the year isn't enough to acknowledge all they have done for us. But then … read more

Your Husband is Special

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On rare occasions I get to step into my husband's work-world and experience what it's like to do what he does. Today was one of those times. I got a … read more

Highlights of Our Peru Adventure

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This was my first time to visit Peru with Edric. We stayed in Cusco and took the Hidden Valley Tour, and the Machu Picchu Tour. Peru is beautiful, … read more