10 Powerful Scriptures for Training your Son's Heart for Responsibility | GreatPeaceAcademy.com #ihsnet

10 Powerful Scriptures for Training your Son’s Heart for Responsibility

With Free Responsibility Scripture Art Printables In our home, we’ve been focused on training our young man in responsibility for his future role as a husband, provider, and leader. Training a boy to be responsible can be a difficult task. This can be especially true for moms.  For some reason, boys tend to “buck up” and listen when dad speaks more so than when mom does. […] Read More

How to Find LEGO Instruction Manuals | GreatPeaceAcademy.com

How to Find LEGO Instruction Manuals

Do your kids love LEGO Bricks? Most do, or at least they dabble in brick building from time to time.  Do you ever buy old sets of *LEGO® Bricks and realize the LEGO instruction manuals are missing? Or, maybe someone passed off a bin of bricks and there are several really cool parts that you aren’t sure what your kids can do with them. Did […] Read More

5 Things to Pray for your Future Daughter-in-Law

How to Pray for Your Future Daughter-in-Law

I’m a boy mom. One day, he’ll be a man and hopefully, find a wife of his own and begin his own family. I want to have a great relationship with my future daughter-in-law. Not as an overbearing mother-in-law who doesn’t know her place, or as her bestie, nor as a replacement of her own mom. But, I do want to have a relationship with […] Read More

Learn about Bugs that will make you squirm at Great Peace Academy

Fascinating Bugs that Will Make you Squirm

I have one of those boys that asks me questions all day long. On the one hand, I love that he’s enthusiastic about learning. On the other hand, sometimes I don’t know the answer. This is especially true when he asks me questions about bugs!  Every time he sees a bug he asks “Mom, what kind of insect is that?” Since I seldom actually know […] Read More

75 Shark Learning Resources at Great Peace Academy

75 Outstanding Shark Resources that will Make you Squeal

Shark Resources for Learning & Fun with Free Printable Sharks are fascinating! They have a reputation for danger, especially given the current events happening along the east coast. Couple that with Shark Week on the Discovery Channel , for 2016 Shark week begins on June 26, and you’ve found the perfect combination of prompts for learning. This is why I’ve gathered 75 shark resources for learning and […] Read More

5 Mother and Son Dates | Great Peace Academy

5 Mother and Son Dates

I love being a boy mom. I’m always surprised though at how fast it’s going. I looked over the other day while I was driving down the road and Little Man was sitting in the front seat beside me and suddenly it occurred to me that my little boy looked quite like a man, albeit a young man, sitting there.  With time ever moving forward […] Read More

25 Books for Boys List | Great Peace Academy

25 Boy Books Every Boy Should Read

Books for Boys to Read Jonathan has always been a good reader. The reality is, though, it’s not an activity he gravitates to for general pleasure. I want to change that. I want to encourage him to read, to want to read, not for research (which he does love doing) but simply for pleasure or inspiration. I want him to open a book and travel […] Read More

Incredible Index for Boy Fun #2

  Active Fun For Boys of All Ages – Part 2  Last week I posted the Incredible Index for Boy Fun, but I had so many resources that I decided to do a second post.  Boys are dynamic. They love getting dirty, rockets and cars, sticky icky fun and so much more. That’s why I’ve found ideas from across the web to keep your boy entertained […] Read More