The Mess of Progress

Due to their incredible mess-making capabilities, there are some items my husband and I have banned from indoor use in the home we share with our three children, ages eight, six, and two. Those items are permanent markers, play-dough, and glitter. Even though our children love these items, permanent markers

The Gift in Waiting

A word on the importance of waiting and trusting God’s timing from Valley Christian Academy’s Life Science: Manners and Decorum teacher, Mrs. Elizabeth Talkington: Belle’s Christmas gifts lay neatly wrapped under the tree. She ran in and said, “Oooh! Are these for me? Can I open them now?” Christmas was