This is not the story of why we started homeschooling. You can read that here if you’re interested. Rather, these are the steps we took to actually begin our homeschooling journey, one of the best choices we’ve ever made as a family. I hope this is helpful to anyone considering homeschooling. Here is a little background… Continue reading How We Started Homeschooling in 5 Steps
I hope you’ll watch this beautifully done video from the Life of Jesus Christ Bible video series. You can find additional Bible videos here and other Easter videos here. These are great to share with your family. I have a testimony of our Savior and Redeemer, Jesus Christ. I know He sacrificed for each one of… Continue reading He Is Risen (Bible Video)
Since today is Palm Sunday and it’s the start of Holy Week, I want to share a campaign which my church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, has launched: The Prince of Peace. I hope you enjoy the video and will take a little time this week to reflect on the eight principles selected from our… Continue reading The Prince of Peace (and a 52 Story)
I love this time of year! It’s still a bit chilly outside, but nice enough to go for a sunset walk in my neighborhood (wearing a light coat and a hat to cover my sensitive ears). Last Sunday I took a solitary walk in the rain (with an umbrella or I would’ve been soaked). About half… Continue reading Welcome Spring!
This is my final post in my series, Places to Visit on Oahu. Today I want to highlight two places which were special to me. I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and my church has beautiful temples all over the world. One of those temples is on Oahu. It’s called… Continue reading Places to Visit on Oahu- Laie Hawaii Temple & Honolulu Hawaii Tabernacle
Another place we visited on Oahu was Waimea Valley. Here you can walk through some lovely botanical gardens as you make your way to a waterfall. The main path is wide and paved. There is an admission price to enter the gardens and walk to the falls, but it is well worth it. You’ll enjoy… Continue reading Places to Visit on Oahu- Waimea Valley
I hope you’ve been enjoying my series so far of places to visit on the Hawaiian island, Oahu. We have covered Pearl Harbor, Polynesian Cultural Center, and Dole Plantation. Today I want to highlight Diamond Head State Monument in Honolulu. Diamond Head is a volcanic crater and in ancient times was the site of a… Continue reading Places to Visit on Oahu- Diamond Head State Monument