Tag Archives : Discipline

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Tip Tuesday: Creating Rules for Your Homeschool


Hey guys! Today I’m sharing some more homeschooling tips with you all. One of the more helpful things that we do prior to starting each year is to set up some basic homeschool rules. Today I’m talking all about what our basic homeschool rules are and how they’ve helped in our homeschooling journey.     One of the things people…

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Child Training Bible Giveaway


I have a wonderful giveaway for you today! I’m sure you’ve already heard of it, and I have to say I was really excited when the creators of the Child Training Bible asked me to review their product!   So what is the Child Training Bible? It’s a wonderful way to quickly refer to scripture to discipline, and encourage your…

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We Choose Virtues


Hi everyone! I’m always looking for fun ways to incorporate God’s Word into our day and We Choose Virtues is a great way to do that!   We Choose Virtues is a positive way to instill character traits into your family! We received the character trait cards along with the  We Choose Virtues Poster to hang on our wall. There…

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Chore Chart: Discipline Cards


Since implementing Our Household and Discipline Rules, we’ve found that time-out’s just don’t really cut it for the older kids. We wanted something a little more effective when dealing with disobedience and poor behavior. Since our Chore Chart has been received so well, I decided to add in some Discipline cards. These should be things that you really don’t enjoy…

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10 Days of Homeschooling Enrichment: Day 4


Welcome to Day 4 of the Homeschooling Enrichment series! Today we are going to discuss responsibility and how we can motivate our children to contribute to the well being of our home instead of drain it (mom) of energy! How many of you feel like you’ve been hit by a bus the end of the day? (It’s okay you can…

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10 Days of Homeschooling Enrichment: Day 3


Welcome to Day 3 of the Homeschool Enrichment series where we’re talking about Discipline. I realize this is a sticky topic, but you really should have a game plan, so that your emotions aren’t dictating how you will administer discipline to your children. It is my belief that the real meat of homeschooling is the character training of our children,…

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Character Study: Honesty


Welcome to the 9th study in the Character series that is based on Honesty (vs. Lying/False Witness.) Click on the image or link below to download a pdf of this study. A Character study: Honesty Other books required for this study: The Bible (any version will do!) Each day you will learn a verse, read a story where this sin…

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Character Study: Diligence


Welcome to the 8th study in my Character Study series based on Diligence. (Click on the image or link below to download a pdf of this study.) A Character study: Diligence Other books required for this study: The Bible (any version will do!) Each day you will learn a verse, read a story where this sin is illustrated, then discuss…

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Kid’s Chore Chart Free Printable


I’d like to introduce a new idea to help organize your home: the Interactive Kid’s Chore Chart! I was previously using a handwritten chore chart, but I kept forgetting to pay my kids for their chores, and they would forget to write down when they completed one. I needed something more visual for everyone, and got this wonderful idea from…

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Character Study: Gentleness


Welcome to the 7th study in the series and is based on Gentleness (No Hitting/Biting/ Kicking,etc.) Click on the image or link below to download a pdf of this study. A Character study: Gentleness Other books required for this study: The Bible (any version will do!) Each day you will learn a verse, read a story where this sin is…

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Character Study: Humility


Welcome to my 5th Character Study based on Humility (vs. Shifting Blame & Making Excuses.) (Click on the image or link below to download a pdf of this study.) A Character study: Humility Other books required for this study: The Bible (any version will do!) Each day you will learn a verse, read a story where this sin is illustrated,…

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Character Study: Selflessness


Welcome to the 4th study in my Character Study series based on selflessness (vs selfishness). I thought with Christmas coming, this might be a good time! (click on the image or link below to download a pdf of this study.) A Character study: Selflessness Other books required for this study: The Bible (any version will do!) Each day you will…

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