faith, life

Comparing Up or Down

We watched the movie Courageous over the weekend - talk about a good movie. One of the lead characters said (about parenting), "I always thought I was doing good enough because I was doing better than my dad." I've mulled over that statement and wondered how often I compare how I'm doing something to how… Continue reading Comparing Up or Down

faith, family

Turning Negative Thoughts Around

I am really hard on myself usually, and as I've read some home school blogs, as well as some FB status updates, I feel like I am doing something wrong - my kids aren't as advanced as this kid, or that kid. Isn't the point of this hard work and homeschooling so our kids can… Continue reading Turning Negative Thoughts Around