Dear College Me, As a 30-something whose name has changed from “Annie” to “Mommy,” I’ve been reflecting about our experience over a decade ago. College. There is no other time like it. You’re free from the ever-watchful eyes of the parents you left back home and you aren’t yet parent to smaller ever-watchful eyes. In many ways, this is the freest you’ll ever be. You made some bad decisions and good ones. And so with the clarity of hindsight, I’d like to offer a few sugg
To say that school-related decisions this year have been extremely difficult would be an understatement. Between in-person, on-screen, and homeschool, parents might feel like there is no good choice. Nevertheless, choose we must. With deliberation and discernment, every parent must make a decision that is right for their family. Once the decision is made, each parent will work to make this year the best it can be for their children in their particular situation. Many parents,
When I'm not wife-ing, mom-ing, or youth minister-ing, I enjoy writing. This blog is filled with my reflections on faith, culture, and the pursuit of holiness in the midst of everyday life.