So, Who are you?

This week {and the weeks leading up to this week} continued to challenge every fiber of my patience, and kindness, and gentleness, and {dare I say it?} self-control.  The battle hasn’t often been won, but it has often been fought. And fought hard.  My children have seen me fall, and get back up again, only…

February’s Good Reads Round-Up

Welcome to February’s Good Reads Round-Up! It’s been a whirlwind February here in Northern Virginia.  I’ve seen more snow in two months than I’ve seen in 18 years {but really, that ain’t sayin’ much since I’ve spent the last 18 years between the blustery states of Virginia, South Carolina, and Hawaii}. So, whether you’re basking…

Home Front {A Grace Review}

Hey Friends! I’m away from my desk this weekend, mingling with a few thousand like-minded home school Mommas at the state convention.  But while I’m gone, I’ve arranged a sweet read for YOU! My dear friend, military Momma, book-loving, former partner-in-crime (think year-long Children’s Ministry for 150+ wee ones) has graciously offered to review one…

River of Wild Grace {What’s your fresh water source?}

Rebekah approached the front door, and of course, the children started… “Come look what I can play!” said one. “But I want to go first!” complained another. “You went first last week” a third interrupted. From around the corner, a fourth whined, “Do I haaaaave to take piano lessons?” Embarrassment slithered under the door like…