Category Archives: Family

Grief 101: Teaching the Hard Lessons

Please share:Grief 101: Teaching the Hard Lessons She woke up yesterday morning, crying about a dream she’d had, grieving the loss of a beloved pet that had to be re-homed. It has been three weeks since we moved to our … Continue reading

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Gifts: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:The Whole Gift Thing: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Welcome to the fifth and final day of the series “5 Ways to Make Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs”! If you missed yesterday’s … Continue reading

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Travel: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:Travel: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Welcome to Day 4 of the series “Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs”! If you missed the discussion about the schedule and planned activities yesterday, you … Continue reading

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The Schedule: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:The Schedule: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Welcome to Day 3 of “Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs”! If you missed yesterday’s discussion about food, you can find it here. Many families … Continue reading

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Food: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:Food: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Welcome to Day 2 of the five-day series “5 Ways to Make Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs”! If you missed Day 1, you can find it … Continue reading

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Communication: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:Communication: Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Welcome to Day 1 of the 5-day series “Making Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs”! If you missed the introduction/landing page, you can find it here. To … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Make Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs

Please share:5 Ways to Make Christmas Easier for the Guest with Special Needs Christmas is a difficult time for many families. Even in the best of situations, it can be busy, stressful, and expensive. But when a family member has … Continue reading

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10 Things You Never Dared to Ask Me

Please share:10 Things You Never Dared to Ask Me Despite the title, I’m not going to tell you my deepest darkest secrets or anything embarrassing. Instead, I’m sharing more about who I am, our homeschool, and why I have made … Continue reading

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Having “The Talk” with Your Preteens (Passport2Purity)

Please share: *I received a Passport2Purity Getaway Kit from FlyBy Promotions in exchange for an honest review. I was not required to write a positive review. All opinions are my own. Having “The Talk” with Your Preteens (Passport2Purity) My daughters … Continue reading

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Our Faith-Filled Summer (OAC Summer Challenge Update)

Please share: As an Odyssey Adventure Club blogger, my family enjoys a complimentary membership to the Odyssey Adventure Club. (We have listened to and loved Odyssey for years, so this was a great opportunity for us.)  Our Faith-Filled Summer (OAC Summer … Continue reading

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