Author: Strong Moms

benefits of homeschooling

Make a List!

Homeschooling is not for the faint of heart! It’s challenging sometimes, it can just be plain terrible some days, but I find that if we focus on the good that is happening it can really diminish the negatives. It will help you feel more confident as the teacher and your child(ren) will be more appreciative of this time together.

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bread of life

The Bread of Life

I love how throughout the scriptures we are taught through common everyday things. Things, up until about a hundred years ago, most people could relate daily to…..baking, farming, sowing seeds, fishing. This year, Heavenly Father has taught me through something common….sourdough bread.

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sewn heart in a house

Ep. #74: Choices & Control

Learning to share control within a family is hard. As parents, we have gained so much knowledge and experience that we want to share with our kids. The problem is, they don’t always want to hear it. In this episode, we talk about the importance of offering choices to older kids and teens as a way to share control and build trust.

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anger

In Contemplation of Anger

As I have struggled with new frustrations, it is very easy to feel my disappointments and fears start to morph into the secondary emotion of anger. I have had plenty of time this month to consider why the Lord has commanded us to “refrain from anger.”

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belong together

How to Belong…and Just BE You!

We don’t have to just fit in with the crowd. To belong actually means to be you and embrace who you are and allow others to do the same. As you decide how you want to belong—you will discover who you were meant to be and that only you can be you.

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