8 Great Smarts

8 Great Smarts

“You think I’m smart? Really? You mean I shouldn’t let kids call me stupid? Which of the 8 smarts do I have a lot of?”
5 Core Needs

5 Core Needs

“I can see how my unhealthy identity is causing relationship issues and doubts about my future. I want to learn more.”
No Perfect Kids

No Perfect Kids

“I do want to raise the kids we were given and not the kids we wish we had. Thank you for your help!”
Tech Savvy Kids

Tech Savvy Kids

“I had no idea my kids’ negative beliefs and behaviors were caused by the technology they use. This is so eye-opening!”

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  • 18
    Jan

    The 8 Great Smarts with Diana Waring (Interview)

    I’m super excited to welcome Diana Waring to my blog. I met Diana at a homeschool convention a number of years ago after hearing about her through homeschooling friends. She writes brilliant world history curriculum and uses the 8 great smarts to help children learn.

    16
    Jan

    Dream. Dream BIG. Dream Large. Dream Gigantic!

    Change. It’s a word and a concept that results in many strong reactions. There’s not a person alive who doesn’t have something they could change in order to have a better life. More productivity. More peace. More joy. More friendships. More hope. Less fear. Less

  • 11
    Jan

    You’re Not Alone: The Overwhelm of Mom Guilt (Guest Post by Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory)

    How often do you wonder if you could have handled a situation with a child better than you did? Notice, I didn’t ask if you do, I asked how often you do. That’s because if you’re a parent who cares, you have wondered. If we’re

    9
    Jan

    Names Can Be A Positive Source Of Identity

    Our names are important to us. They can be a strong positive source of identity. This is certainly true for God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit. When we know His names, we know a lot about Him. The identity link to our names is among

  • 4
    Jan

    Some Random Thoughts to Enlighten and Brighten 2017

    Enjoy some random thoughts about a new year. Have you thought of some things you want to change? Maybe some things to leave behind in 2016 and not take with you into this year? Great. Remember, you can make these decisions daily. We don’t need

    2
    Jan

    Agree to Disagree? Persuade? Either Way, Respect Is Key

    Watching the Rose Bowl Parade is a tradition for me, my brother, and his wife. We talk about the floats and the amazing creativity of the designers. We enjoy talking about their choices of unique flowers and seeds to create their designs. We often talk

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