Characters in Crisis Literature Study with Sharon Watson (Review)

  Writing with Sharon Watson products are no stranger in our home. Lately, we’ve been using Illuminating Literature: Characters in Crisis. This literature study program is for students in 9th – 12th grade and is written from a Christian worldview. It can be used in any high school year, as can the original volume, When Worlds Collide. Thankfully, the courses are not sequential and can be used in any order. We received a physical set of the books. … Read more…

Thinking Like an Engineer with Innovators Tribe (Review)

  For a few weeks now Julia, my sophomore, has been working on Thinking Like an Engineer from Innovators Tribe. We received a  receive a 2-year subscription to the course.  A single subscription can be used for an entire household.   Thinking Like an Engineer is an online course that teaches kids about every aspect of engineering.  Through watching video lessons, filling out unit journals, and building activities, Thinking Like an Engineer introduces students to the professionals who are … Read more…

Teaching Little Ones About the Gospel (Review)

Teaching Little Ones About the Gospel

  Teaching little ones about the gospel doesn’t have to be difficult. Let the Little Children Come has made it easier than ever to share the gospel with kids. A nice selection of their products is available in the Gospel Tracts and Evangelism Tools Sampler Pack. As parents, our number one job is to teach our children about Jesus and His love. In our home, we have three rules for life . . . Love Jesus. Praise Jesus. Live for … Read more…

Sex By Design – The Purpose and Practice of Purity (Review)

  So . . . sex. That’s not a topic I write a lot about. At all, really. But having two teens, it’s definitely one topic that needs to be talked about. Especially since I was a teen mom myself. I gave birth to my first son when I was barely 16. I was married by 18 and gave birth again, to a girl this time, just six months later. I wasn’t raised in a Christian … Read more…

Learn to Read with Reading Eggs (Review)

  For many months my two first graders have been using Reading Eggs. We received a six-month extension to our subscription. Our subscription includes access to: Reading Eggs Junior (ages 2-4) Reading Eggs (ages 3-7) Reading Eggspress (ages 7-13, grades 1-6) MathSeeds (teaches kids ages 3-9 basic math and problem-solving skills) Learn to Read with Reading Eggs Caroline and Max (my Irish twins) are first graders. For months they’ve been asking to do their math and reading eggs … Read more…