Here are some of the blogs that I have read this week – hope something here encourages you today as well.
Creating Meaningful Christmas Memories As we do these things together we are building memories, strengthening relationships.
Do your kids know how to receive a gift with gratitude and grace? Here are some great ideas from Angela to help you practice now and be ready for Christmas day.
Keeping Track of Ebooks and Audio Books – this is something we need to seriously consider! If you have a lot of resources this may help you get organised as well
As Peter and I get ready to consider the year gone and the year to come, I purchased Phyllis Sather’s ebook, Purposeful Planning. I have already purchased a copy of this, though I can’t find it on my computer (See above link to see what I’m going to do about that!! LOL) but this time round I bought a kindle version so I was pleased for that. I highly recommend this book for helping you be intentional about every area of your life. It is the basis for our yearly brainstorm.
Have you heard of the term “Living Math” – here is a good summary of the idea and how it could help your kids.
I don’t know if I would call myself a control freak or not, but there is a good lesson for all parents of teens in this article from Shiela Wray Gregoire: T.Shirts vs Sheets