The Apprentice Juggler

November 6, 2013

Once upon a time, in the days of my teenage years, I used to be a camp counselor.  One of my favorite stories to read to my campers before bed was “The Apprentice Juggler.”  I didn’t know it at the time but that story is actually part of a whole series of stories.  It’s part […]

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Released from the Mold

June 11, 2013

2 years ago we used this curriculum for Art and it was really enjoyable.  The kids artwork as a result was really impressive to me.  The strategy for teaching your child to draw with this curriculum is that they need to know how to draw 5 basic components and then they can draw anything.  So, […]

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God Cares About the Journey

April 7, 2013

“Really?  You want to read that book, AGAIN?  How about this one instead?” 3 year olds,…they love to read the same book over and over and over again.  Why is it that they love it and adults fight to keep their eyes open?  I suppose there is something that is stimulating to their little brains […]

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God is THE Healer

March 19, 2013

We love our church.  We love our small group that is a part of our church.  We started with this small group around 10 years ago when we first came to live in Wisconsin.  We were together for several years and then Kirk and I took 3 or so years off (but remained connected with […]

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Mission Statement for Wives and Moms – Part 2

June 4, 2012

I posted about a mission statement that I wrote here.  Honestly, I’m not where I want to be in my progress in relation to my goals.  It’s so easy to have knowledge but never actually practice it.  I’m afraid that I might be working on “scales” for a while.  So, I have decided to break […]

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