winter books

Wintry Reads

Here in North Carolina, the winter weather is always a surprise.  One day we’ll have a balmy, spring-like day.  The next, we’re shivering inside our sweaters!  We soaked up the sun whenever possible because we know gloomy, chilly days are coming. Whether you’re shivering in extended sub-zero temps or surfing on a beach somewhere, winter …

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3 extrovert mom myths, personality types, Humility and Doxology

3 Myths About Extrovert Moms

Internet meme and stereotype culture has met up with the popular fascination with personality types.  Introverts, extroverts, ambiverts…there’s sure to be a meme with your name on it! While many of these make me laugh, there are a few myths about my fellow extrovert mamas that I think need to be addressed. Plus, a Homeschool Extrovert Mom Party: and you’re invited!

Joy in New Year

19 Simple Ways to Pursue Joy in the New Year

What if there were some simple ways to bring joy to the New Year? What if we didn’t try to change the whole world (or the whole year) this time? What if we just choose to do one simple thing today to bring joy to our own lives and the lives of our neighbors…