Shepherd's VILLAGE UNIVERSITY

a faith-based interactive learning center 

I have children and none of my friends do. It makes me feel like I’m the only mom in town sometimes. Often, I’m stuck venting about my struggles and sharing my joys of motherhood with…myself.  I have my mom, my aunt, and a few other family members, but my family members have already raised their […]

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#dearmom

December 10, 2018

#dearmom We want you to know you aren’t alone. Your kids DO see all the sacrifices you make for them. This short video paves the way for more kids to tell their moms just what they mean to them. Maybe it will even inspire you to tell YOUR mom what she means to YOU. If you […]

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Birthday parties. Honestly, I have never been a big fan of them. There’s so much planning and preparing to do.  And, you have to try to make it fun for everyone, while at the same time making your kid feel like royalty. Plus, you have to either cook food or take out a second mortgage […]

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Raising a toddler is the hardest work you’ll ever love. Raising a toddler as a single parent requires an even greater dose of endurance. It’s important to raise children who can take responsibility for their choices and the impact those choices have on others. But how in the world do you do that and still […]

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Is it time to rethink your goals for yourself and your family? A goal of mine is to embrace a new attitude full of joy, love, and gratitude towards my child…EVERY DAY! (Yes, I know it’s not that easy!) I wonder how amazing I will feel if I could be full of more joy, love, […]

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Transitions are hard at any age, but they are particularly difficult for adolescents. Uprooting teens involves a myriad of emotions over the loss of relationships and activities they love. Add the fear of the unknown and you’re in for the perfect storm for unexplainable outbursts, bad attitudes, and potentially a lot of tears. While you […]

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