Helping Kids Handle the Hard Times of History
May12

Helping Kids Handle the Hard Times of History

Hey, homeschoolers! There’s no question that the pandemic can make our kids anxious, even as we try to navigate these uncertain times ourselves. But current events aren’t the only times that may be unsettling for children. How should we handle the hard times in history we study? We can certainly avoid them when are children are very young. But eventually, we will have to discuss the dark days. How can we best do that?...

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How to Trust God with the Little Things
Apr08

How to Trust God with the Little Things

Hey, homeschoolers! Today marks the last episode in the Trust Project series: How to trust God with the little things. I am in awe of how He led me to start the series and what He has taught me through it all. I continue to marvel that I had no idea what to talk about for last month’s episode on trusting God with the world. Then the coronavirus hit. God wants us to know that while we don’t know what’s coming, He...

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How to Trust God with the World
Mar10

How to Trust God with the World

Hey, homeschoolers! Trusting God with all the scary things going on in the world right now can be challenging, but that’s our focus this month. Listen to the podcast First, I want to think my sponsor for this episode, FabuLingua. Helping your child learn a second language, especially when you don’t speak it, can seem intimidating! The vocabulary lists, the grammar drills… there’s a better way. The magic of children’s stories...

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Trusting God with a Loved One’s Salvation
Feb11

Trusting God with a Loved One’s Salvation

Hey, homeschoolers! This month with the Trust Project we are discussing how to trust God with a loved one’s salvation. I think it’s especially challenging with our own kids. Listen to the podcast We’ll dive into this topic in a moment, but first I want to invite you to join me at the Great Homeschool Conventions this year. Next month, I will be speaking and exhibiting in Ft. Worth, Greenville, South Carolina, and St....

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Overcoming Anxiety as a Homeschool Mom
Jan28

Overcoming Anxiety as a Homeschool Mom

Hey, homeschoolers! Did you notice the new intro? I thought it was time for a change as we begin a new year and a new decade. As I also prayed about topics to share on the podcast this year, I asked myself what I see as the biggest need of the homeschooling moms I talk with. One subject immediately came to mind: anxiety. I have done a show on helping your anxious homeschooled child. And I believe that the entire Trust Project series...

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Trusting God to Help You Overcome Sin
Jan14

Trusting God to Help You Overcome Sin

Hey, homeshoolers! I hope your year is off to a good start. Mine is because I am trusting God more. This is our Trust Project episode and today we’re going to talk about sin. What a fun topic, right? But it’s huge. Maybe you trust God with your health and your kids, but it’s hard to believe that He has overcome sin in your life. If you struggle with that, know that I’m right there with you. Listen to the...

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