When Older Kids are Bullied – a Mother’s Story – Part 1

This is a picture of my youngest son, Bud.  We homeschooled Bud until the 7th grade.  He finished both 5th and 6th grades together so he could skip up and enter 7th grade at a public middle school with his friends. Bud loved 7th grade.  He is an attractive and pleasant boy and made lots … Continue reading When Older Kids are Bullied – a Mother’s Story – Part 1

The Year of No Fear

Last year I started a new tradition. At the beginning of the year, I picked a theme for personal growth.  2010 was my year of forgiveness.  My husband, Art, and I went through a Lenten study on forgiveness at our church in March of 2010 and I was finally able to do something I thought … Continue reading The Year of No Fear