Category: Parenting

Reasons for Public School

I have homeschooled from day one. You can read about all my reasons for that here. I loved homeschooling. The extra time with the Monster...

5 tips a SAHM can take from WMs

What is a SAHM or WM? The only difference between a Stay At Home Mom or a Working Mom is a paycheck. Neither are better...

Going offline in this digital age

Offline I’ve been missing! AWOL! MIA! As a new blogger I was always online. It felt like I always had a laptop, computer, tablet, or...

Confronting racism with your child.

I wasn’t prepared to explain racism to my kid. I have scripts for all kinds of eventual conversations. The birds and the bees. Why the...

Insomnia and Christmas

Insomnia noun habitual sleeplessness; inability to sleep. Yeah, it gives Proverbs 31:18 “ and her lamp never goes out at night” a whole new perspective. Insomnia...

Why the Monsters have chores

I think chores are an integral part of raising a child for many reasons.  The amount of people who do not understand that life is...

Reasons to homeschool

Our homeschool story. I originally wanted to homeschool because Monster 1 is an A.D.H.D. insomniac. Instead of medicating him I wanted to teach him to...

Beastie turned 1!

  Honestly I don’t really know how I feel about it either. Obviously, she doesn’t care about my thoughts on the matter. Along with all...