The Daughter of a King

The Daughter of a King

My daughter’s name is Ella.  She was actually named after my great-great-great-grandmother Cinderella, crazy enough.  So my Ella has always seen her name as the same as a blond Disney Cinderella princess.  She is in the princess phase where Ariel, Belle, and Rapunzel...
Thankful Hands Wreath

Thankful Hands Wreath

Okay, I’m not sure there is a more fun art project when you are a kid than tracing your own hands. And as parents, do we ever get tired of seeing them? Several years ago, we started tracing our hands on fall colored paper, and then we would carefully cut them out. We...
Dealing with Disappointment

Dealing with Disappointment

This spring Cole, my oldest, leaned over to me in the car and whispered, “Mom, do you know what gives me goosebumps all over when I think about it?”  (That’s when us moms get all excited and want to say, “Yay! Tell me all of your secrets and...
Homeschooling Resources

Homeschooling Resources

This year school is going to be tricky for many families.  Because of the ongoing coronavirus, many parents are finding themselves in limbo as to what to prepare for this next year.  I have been receiving several questions about homeschooling lately, so I thought I...