Posts tagged with ‘advice’

  • teach vocabulary

    Teaching Vocabulary in our Homeschool

    By on October 7, 2014

    Having answered questions on a homeschooling chat-list recently about teaching vocabulary, I thought I’d include my thoughts on the...

  • Polly Castor poetry, be vulnerable

    New Poem: Be Vulnerable

    By on September 4, 2014

    Let the angels tell them what they need to know. Trust God's steady hand and correcting rod for thankfully...

  • writing myths

    Ten Myths About Teaching Kids Writing

    By on June 23, 2014

    I felt like this list of myth-busting summed it up fairly well and that it can be applied to...

  • go forward

    New Poem: Consent to Go Forward

    By on June 7, 2014

    There is always a solution when we give ourselves consent to go forward.

  • close attention

    Quote About Giving Close Attention

    By on June 4, 2014

    Give close attention to this magnificent world!

  • Maya Angelou memes

    In Memory of Maya Angelou

    By on May 28, 2014

    Saddened to hear of Maya Angelou’s passing, I also want to rejoice that we were got to have her...

  • Polly Castor art

    Danny Kaye Quote

    By on May 25, 2014

    “Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.”

  • best books for teen girls

    Books Our Teen Daughter Recommends

    By on May 23, 2014

    Looking for good teen reading material with strong female characters? Here is a list of our 17 year...

  • Healing Rifts

    Elizabeth Gilbert on Wisdom and Healing Rifts

    By on April 12, 2014

    I was talking about a rift I'd had recently with another friend, and how this split had been causing...

  • Quotes about Joy

    Touch Joy!

    By on April 11, 2014

    You will touch joy and suddenly realize that you have never felt joy because it requires abandon.

  • Confucius Says

    Confucius Says

    By on March 24, 2014

    I found this 1977 $2.00 volume of sayings by Confucius. I couldn’t resist sharing some of these with...

  • Robert Louis Stevenson Quote

    Robert Louis Stevenson Quote

    By on March 19, 2014

    The best things in life are nearest...