This week, my daughter started daycare and I’ve been getting a lot of questions about how I’m doing with it all so I thought I would share some of my thoughts on the topic. I know that there are a lot of different opinions on why you should or should not put your children into daycare which is why this isn’t a post about what you should do but rather how we came to our decision and why it is right for our family. [Read more…]
She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come. She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue. She watches over the affairs of her household and does not eat the bread of idleness. Her children arise and call her blessed…. Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.
Proverbs 31:25-28a, 30
It’s that time of year again! How many of you have already made your New Year’s goals and resolutions? If you asked me this question, my answer would be, “…yes?” because, until now, I thought they were basically the same thing. If anyone else is in that boat and wondering if what they’ve got are goals or resolutions, let me explain the difference between them. [Read more…]