When Expectations Leave You Feeling Defeated

Do you ever feel defeated?  Defeated because of expectations, or should I say unmet expectations, whether it’s expectations for your spouse, your children, your homeschool, your church, or your friends.  The feeling of defeat is an awful feeling!  It can get you discouraged to the point of wanting to give up.  It can affect your health.  It can affect the way you treat others.  It can affect your homeschool and the way you teach or not teach.  It can affect relationships. Most importantly it can affect your walk with the Lord! Continue reading “When Expectations Leave You Feeling Defeated”

Veterans Day: 12 Facts & A Poem

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With this being election week and all it entails, we don’t want to overlook Veterans Day!  In light of that, I thought I would share some interesting facts I found while planning for our study.

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Daylight Savings Time: 7 Fun Facts, a Timeline, 5 Quotes, and 2 Poems

I’m sure you are aware of the fact that tomorrow, October 6, 2016 at 2:00 am is Daylight Savings Time (DTS). You will be “falling back” one hour. Which, in my opinion, is much better than “springing forward”. This way we get an “extra” hour to sleep, or in my case, an extra cup of coffee while getting ready for church 🙂

I’m sure you are aware of the fact that tomorrow, October 6, 2016 at 2:00 am is Daylight Savings Time (DTS).  You will be “falling back” one hour. Which, in my opinion, is much better than “springing forward”.  This way we get an “extra” hour to sleep, or in my case, an extra cup of coffee while getting ready for church 🙂  Continue reading “Daylight Savings Time: 7 Fun Facts, a Timeline, 5 Quotes, and 2 Poems”

Godly Friendships

Friendships are one of the most precious blessings you can have in your life. There are many types of friendships found in the Bible. These are two of my favorites.

Friendships are one of the most precious blessings you can have in your life.  There are many types of friendships found in the Bible.  These are two of my favorites.  

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