TV or not TV – is that even the right question?

TV or not tv? – is that even the right question? This question was also highlighted during a free four part video series I recently watched from “Do Hard Things” Continue Reading →

Books about War

Our family loves reading history and learning it. The famous quote, usually attributed to writer and philosopher George Santayana, “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”, I believe is very significant. Continue Reading →

Book Suggestions for 11-14 year olds.

Four years ago I made a list of books that my children were reading at the time. Now that Princess is nearly 15 and Matey 12, I have made a Continue Reading →

Strategies for motivating kids to serve

Recently I was chatting with a great friend who is an amazing lady with three small children. This lady is an inspiration at what she tackles and undertakes with three Continue Reading →

Changing the world part 6.

There was a definite change in the atmosphere and the interaction that evening. Princess, aged 8, had instigated attending the weekly meal for people with mental illness and disadvantaged folk. Continue Reading →

Changing the world part 4 – Loving your Country

We have a huge responsibility but also an amazing privilege in raising our children to be world changers. In this series of 5 sessions, I am encouraging families in how Continue Reading →

Changing the world part 3 – Being Kind to your local community

This week I would love for us and our families to look at being kind to our local community, suburb or town and expressing love to people whom may not Continue Reading →