Category Archives: Parenting

A new direction?

So, I started a new job recently.  For a variety of reasons, I didn’t want to stay at my previous job, and decided to look for something new.  I found it, or it found me, whatever, and I thought perhaps … Continue reading

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Hope for the Weary Mom: Where God Meets You In Your Mess – NEW Expanded Edition!

Moms, have you ever had one of  THOSE days?  You know, the kind where homework doesn’t get done, dinner burns, the cat gets sick in the middle of the living room, and one of your kids takes it upon himself … Continue reading

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A bit of a break

Apparently I took one!  A lot has happened since my last couple of posts.  We moved back to my home state of Louisiana at the end of June.  My older son has started his new school.  My father, who’d been … Continue reading

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Well done, my son!

It’s been a challenging school year for Thing One.  At times, I wasn’t sure he’d make it, and I wasn’t sure I would, either.  But the last several weeks of school, he really turned things around – not sure if … Continue reading

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A good week

As I’ve said before, Thing One has been diagnosed with ADHD.  He struggles with focus and organization, and school is often a challenge for him, to put it mildly.  Not because he lacks intellectual ability – he’s plenty smart.  He … Continue reading

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Warrior Prayers E-book Giveaway!

Here it is, my first giveaway!  In preparation for the next 21 Days of Prayer for Sons challenge, I’m giving away one copy of the e-book on which the challenge is based, Warrior Prayers: Praying the Word for Boys in … Continue reading

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