homeschool parenting: everything I needed to learn I learned as a homeschool parent, or will learn someday
homeschooling / parenting / what I've learned

homeschool parenting: everything I needed to learn I learned as a homeschool parent, or will learn someday

I had no idea what I would have to learn to be a homeschool parent. Some days, I think back to my idealizing notions of homeschooling and I don’t think I knew what I was signing up for (no, I don’t think…I know I didn’t). I wonder if I would have had the fortitude or the willingness to learn … Continue reading

life on purpose: what I learned from our trip to West Africa
life aspirations / stuff that makes me think / what I've learned

life on purpose: what I learned from our trip to West Africa

It’s been a year and a bit since we were trekking to West Africa in the middle of the Ebola crisis. But I keep notes on significant moments in my life and the things I’ve learned so I can look back and evaluate whether I’m still practicing what I’ve learned. As we were driven out of Africa, toward … Continue reading

new years thoughts: thinking the right thoughts
life aspirations / stuff that makes me think / what I've learned

new years thoughts: thinking the right thoughts

“Whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatever is of good report, Think on these things.” Philipians 4:8 The common culture might not be familiar with the profusion of Biblical ‘positive’ thought. Frankly, these admonitions aren’t ultimately intended to propel its readers to rendering every moment a lifetime of … Continue reading