**Disclosure: Moody Publishers provided a complimentary copy of this book in exchange for an honest review. Easter has long been my favorite holiday. I love the frilly dresses and the beautiful flowers. The hand-dyed eggs are made into deviled eggs to grace an Easter brunch or feast. The … [Read more...] about A Book Review: Uncovering the Love Of Jesus
"Open House has been canceled due to the governor's order" was a phrase I never imagined I would say to the sweet faces I teach every day. But this week those words came out of my mouth. For the first time this week, I put together resources for parents to help with learning at home as … [Read more...] about A Week of Firsts
As a full time teacher, I have never been able to fully embrace breakfast on a workday. I love spending time on Saturday mornings making a leisurely breakfast, but having something healthy or creative during the week is one thing I struggle to find. Maybe you are in this boat, or you, … [Read more...] about Bible and Breakfast: A Book Review
Sixty six books, hundreds of pages, and beautiful words in blue. Readable, practical, applicable. There is something about a new Bible that can make you smile. This is exactly what I did when this package arrived. As part of the launch team with Gateway Press, I was honored to be … [Read more...] about Book Review: The Fresh Start Bible
The sweet seven-year-old girl walked up to my desk and melted into sobs. Taken a bit by surprise I put my arm around her and leaned in to hear her struggling words. She had thrown her math page on my desk and said haltingly, "I can't do it. It is so hard". My heart let out a sigh. She … [Read more...] about Three Ways to Help Kids Develop Confidence
Growing up on the coastal beaches of Oregon, I was often treated to spectacular storm watching. It wasn't unusual for my dad to pile my siblings and I in the car and head out to the ocean beaches for an afternoon of surf watching. Beaches can be gorgeous and calm or fierce and violent. It is … [Read more...] about The Rock of….