“But even if He does not…”

Last night, we prayed for Ben's father. We actually do most nights. After our nightly routine of reading, teeth brushing, and reflecting on the day, right before Ben dozes off... he asks me to pray for his father. The one that walked out on him. On us. If that doesn't illustrate the heart of this…

A thought on “One Parent, One Language”… from a single parent

Do a quick Google search on raising bilingual children, and chances are, you will stumble across the phrase “One Parent, One Language”- the methodology often prescribed for teaching multiple languages in the home. The idea is relatively simple. If “mom” speaks fluent German, and “dad” speaks fluent French, then “mom” is to only speak German…

Because everybody needs an awkward first post…

I've come to the conclusion that there is nothing more awkward than the first post in a blog. You're trying to set the tone for your site, establish credibility with the reader, while maintaining the balance of being knowledgeable on the topic but still approachable. It's... a lot. So this is the part where I…