Homeschool

Too Many Choices

Too Many Choices

Most of us tend to struggle with contentment. I constantly purge and organize, reduce and donate. We still have too much stuff. I've noticed when my children quarrel and show irritability more than usual, too much stuff is usually the problem. The real problem with contentment is too many choices. We live in a wealthy society with more than seven varieties of apples … [Read More...]

Our Curriculum 2015-2016 | http://www.royallittlelambs.com/

Our Curriculum 2015-2016

Our Curriculum Choices for the 2015-2016 School Year We have gotten to a really good place with our curriculum. We know what works and what we like. No fluff! We are streamlined. We prefer a literature and history-based homeschool with lots of books. The kids are at a great age to do their hands-on projects independently. We're done with preschool work and it's so … [Read More...]

Health

Is Your Family Sick

Is Your Family Always Sick?

I see the complaints on social media all the time. The sickness runs ‘round a family, seemingly over and over again. Constant illness. Especially this time of … [Read More...]

Warm Comfort Food - Ham and Bean Soup | http://royallittlelambs.com/

Ham and Bean Soup

On dismal cold winter days, I just want soup. My husband used to love a certain canned variety of ham and bean soup. This is a much healthier, more natural … [Read More...]

Family

Why I Don't Teach Purity | http://www.royallittlelambs.com/

Why I Don’t Teach Purity

I don't teach purity to my children. I have three daughters and one son. Of course I want them to have Christian sexual values. But some Christians aren't even … [Read More...]

Faith

Should we focus on fun? | http://www.royallittlelambs.com/

Should We Focus on Fun?

We do a disservice to our children by making everything fun. Sure, fun has its place. Play is important. Vacations are exciting. Celebrations are wonderful. If we make every moment a search for fun, we lose the virtue of learning to be content in all … [Read More...]

Why I Don't Teach Purity | http://www.royallittlelambs.com/

Why I Don’t Teach Purity

I don't teach purity to my children. I have three daughters and one son. Of course I want them to have Christian sexual values. But some Christians aren't even really sure what Christian sexual values should be. I didn’t grow up with any moral compass. … [Read More...]

UNITED States of America

Our Souls are the Same Color

I don’t watch the news. Honestly, most of what I know about current events comes from people posting their outrage and ignorance on social media about situations they don’t even understand nor have an invested interest in. People want interaction and … [Read More...]

Frugal Living

Fashion Friday - 7/24/15 - Summer Sneakers - 40% OFF & FREE SHIPPING w/code FFSNEAKERS

Fashion Friday Summer Sneakers

This Fashion Friday is the Cents of Style collection of all Summer Sneakers 40% OFF & FREE SHIPPING. Most sneakers will start at $14.97, but look for our colored canvas sneakers for an extra low price! These sneakers are the perfect casual day … [Read More...]

Recent Posts

How to Make Geography Lessons Stick

How to Make Geography Lessons Stick

How do you teach geography? Do you spend hours creating a map, labeling, cutting and pasting? It's so fun imagining all the ways this Mona MELisa reusable US Map can be used in the classroom or at home. All the states, capitols, and geographic information … [Read More...]

Easy Science Experiments On Sale

Easy Science Experiments On Sale

Looking to inspire young minds when it comes to science? Adopt the Ms. Frizzle frame of mind. Learning about bacteria is fun, but has your family ever GROWN bacteria? Let the “professionals” show you how AMAZING it can be! In the World of Germs … [Read More...]