School–Evaluating our Second Round of Parenting

When it comes to school, we've tried it all! Find out the two main things we are doing differently as we parent our second set of children.

“Do-over!” How many times did you say that phrase as a kid? And how many times were you granted that coveted do-over? My husband and I have just been given a parenting do-over, and since we adopted our sweet girls, I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about what I will do differently this time … [Read more…]

Easy Ways to Boost Your Prayer Life

Wish you spent more time praying for your kids? Check out these easy tips for boosting your prayer life.

A woman finds out she’s expecting her first child. She is overjoyed, and she thanks God for this precious gift. She begins to pray for her child, for their development in her womb, for good health when they’re born, and then for their life, that they will follow Jesus, maybe even change the world. Then … [Read more…]

Toddlers and Teens–TNT

Parenting both toddlers and teens simultaneously sure is taxing. But it's not all bad!

Parenting toddlers really teaches you patience. And if you still have some to learn, you get to go round two when they’re teens. We have only toddlers and teens in the house right now and it sure is taxing. I will be the most patient person on the planet after this. Or I’ll be insane. … [Read more…]

Four Things You Forgot About Life With Toddlers

Parenting toddlers is crazy! But if you look closely, you can find more good than bad.

Attention anyone who hasn’t had a toddler in the house for ten years or more: you forgot. There are many, many things that you forgot. You’ve forgotten all the craziness and just remember the happy times. And in this case, it’s a good thing to forget. It’s how we can look at little ones and … [Read more…]