Mother’s Day Gifts Moms Actually Want

In case you didn’t know, Mother’s Day is coming up in less than a week. I realize that all of you are so organized, you probably already have a gift: selected, purchased, wrapped and sent. Or not ....more

Parenting Victories

These days my parenting victories seem few and far between. I used to be an awesome mom with polite, obedient children. This didn’t happen by accident ....more

Hanging with Friends

Just a few photos from times with our friends Greg and Merriann...more

Satanic-Free Homeschooling

Traveling in the van recently, the topic turned to Ouija Boards came up. I have no idea how or why. Apollo sat in his car seat keenly listening, as he always does ....more

Bedtime Routine for Children with Anxiety

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2016 LEGO Build-Off

Post contains affilate links If there’s one thing our family loves, it’s LEGO. When I read about the second annual...more

Spring, My Long-Lost Soulmate

Spring has arrived in full-force. Here in the Pacific Northwest, we never know quite what spring is going to bring for us. I have pictures of my kids playing on the Slip-n-Slide in the spring…and pics of my kids playing in the snow in the spring....more

Haircuts, Teens and Dreams

I had a horrible dream last night. And a wonderful dream. It’s afternoon and I still haven’t been able to shake the bad feelings ....more

Oscars Night at Youth Group

This Sunday we had an amazingly fun night at youth group hosting an Oscars Night. ...more

How to Pack a Sensory-Friendly Travel Bag

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