1. You Might Be a Mom of (All) Boys If

      Your purse has become a storage place for favorite rocks and acorns and sticks that must be saved because they look like guns. You know the difference between an…

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  2. Kid-Friendly Fall Table Centerpiece

    With four young boys, we do not have a cute table.  We don't use place mats because I would be washing them constantly.  We tried plastic wipe-off place mats, but…

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  3. Biblical Boyhood: Setting an Example of Biblical Speech Part 2

    Mommy and Jonathan - 8.5 months old Last week, I presented a challenge for us as moms to set an example for our children in godly speech.  I was so…

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  4. Biblical Boyhood: Setting an Example of Biblical Speech {A Challenge for Moms}

    We have these Willow Tree figures in our living room - I love the nurturing feel these figures convey! A few weeks ago, I posted Part 1 and Part 2…

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  5. What We Didn't Do

    Some friends of ours gave us this awesome washing machine box!  So what did we do with it? We didn't make a rocket ship. We didn't make a bear cave.…

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  6. Managing toys with little parts when you have a baby in the house

    I thought while I was writing up this week's Lego Fun Friday that I would also address how we are handling big boys with Legos (and other toys with teeny…

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  7. Remembering God's Grace

    The other day, I was rocking my 7 month old son in his new room in our new house, and I started thinking... God's grace to us has been pretty…

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  8. Homeschooling: The First Two Weeks

    So, we started our homeschool year last Monday.  Yes, it's very early!  We've been having high temperatures around 108 degrees, and it's just too hot to do anything else!  I…

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  9. Aidan's Garage Sale Teepee

    (This post was up this morning, but then I had some technical difficulties this afternoon resulting in an un-planned blog overhaul after a wordpress update gone bad!  I lost the…

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  10. A Few More Thoughts on "Don't Coddle Your Boys"

    I want to add a couple more thoughts to yesterday's post "A Reminder to Myself:  Don't Coddle Your Boys." First, Sheri commented on yesterday's post that prayer is so important!…

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