Homeschooling Through Chronic Illness

(This post was written by author, forever-friend and previous blogging partner Candy Reid.) Illness strikes whomever it pleases, whenever it pleases ...
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The teen years: yes, there are things you can start doing NOW to lay a foundation for a fruitful and yes, even enjoyable, stage in the parenting journey.

5 Things You Can do NOW to Prepare for the Teen Years

Fear not - but they'll be here before you know it! Or you may already find yourself in the midst ...
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Winning over your teen's heart may be a challenge, but it's not impossible. Be encouraged: what God has called us to do as parents, he equips us for!

How To Win Your Reluctant Teen’s Heart

Ahh, the teenage years...traditionally, the time when that once cute and cuddly and sweet child that you birthed turns into ...
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When your teen is graduating

Does your senior have after-high-school plans?

How are teenagers supposed to know what they want to do with the rest of their lives at 16, or ...
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Guiding Your Kids Through Adversity

(Note: This post was written by Laurel Griffith, a blogger, speaker, author and friend of mine. We're republishing it because ...
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A Parent's Garden of Verses

Celebrate National Poetry Month!

(More than) using poetry in your homeschool All our homeschool life, we encouraged our kids to develop a lifestyle of ...
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Easter activities to enjoy with teens

Easter Activities for Teens

Easter is in a few short weeks, and once again we're celebrating it with a houseful of teenagers. If you're ...
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These practical ways to bless your teen aren't exactly rocket science. In fact, they're much simpler...and FAR more effective!

8 Practical Ways To Bless Your Teen

Ever heard that old one-liner  "Everybody complains about the weather...but nobody does anything about it!"?  Well, it's often the same with ...
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Teaching your teen discernment is a process, but a much-needed one. Use these steps to get started, and give your teen a leadership "head-start" as an adult.

5 Steps to Teaching Your Teens Discernment

Discernment - Something that we can all agree is sorely needed in this day and age, and also sadly missing ...
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TED Talks For Aspiring Student Leaders

Leadership... ...during this election year, it's becoming more and more apparent that we have a great lack of leadership in ...
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