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WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

A little laugh for ya’ll….This morning my son shows up in my bedroom as I was working with his live trap and a squirrel that had been captured. He was so excited to have caught another squirrel, that he just had to show me. Let me tell ya, that nothing gets more attention more than… Continue reading WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

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Refresh Your Soul

Are you distracted? Overwhelmed?  Too busy to read the Bible? Stressed? Anxious? Ready to have your soul refreshed? As I write this blog post I am sitting outside on my front in the early morning hours.  My husband is at work and my children are all sleeping. Often this is the only time I get… Continue reading Refresh Your Soul

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How to Properly Clean Your Refrigerator

HOMEMAKING DRUDGERY In homemaking there is one chore that is often overwhelming and rarely done. No, I am not talking about cleaning your bathroom or doing your laundry.  That is a story for another day. I am talking about cleaning your refrigerator.  The one chore that I have seen literally dozens of women in my… Continue reading How to Properly Clean Your Refrigerator

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Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College

Not college material My husband’s high school counselor told him that he that he was not college material and should not even attempt to go to college. He attended anyway. College was presented as the only logical choice by my high school counselor.  Even though I was an honor student and had shown great aptitude… Continue reading Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College

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Surviving the Loss of a Pregnancy, Miscarriage, or Stillbirth

Grief Diaries: Surviving Loss of a Pregnancy Mom of Seven, One in Heaven I am a mother of seven. Seven babies, I have carried in the womb, given birth to, prayed for, and most importantly loved. I did not know how much I could love until I had my children.  Before Mr. Right and I… Continue reading Surviving the Loss of a Pregnancy, Miscarriage, or Stillbirth

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Learning to Love Our Husbands

HERE COMES THE BRIDE If you are about to get married, newly married, or been married a while there are ways you can learn how to truly love your husband. We are called to love our husbands. We are called to respect, honor, and obey our husbands. If I could go back to the first… Continue reading Learning to Love Our Husbands

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Celebrating Freedom

The Fourth of July Backyard bbq’s, fireworks, and parades are just a few ways that we celebrate Independence Day in the United States of America. Celebrations are everywhere on the Fourth of July.  Some celebrate by attending or playing in baseball games, taking vacations, or attending concerts of many venues in towns across America. It… Continue reading Celebrating Freedom

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30 Tips to Help Your Family Save Money This Summer

 Have a staycation. If you cannot afford to travel anywhere at all, stay home. Make a day out of it or week.  Prepare ahead of time. Relax and enjoy all that you have worked hard for.  Take small day trips, if you want to avoid hotel costs.  These are usually more affordable and are great… Continue reading 30 Tips to Help Your Family Save Money This Summer

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HOW TO RAISE GODLY GIRLS TO BE PURE IN HEART

PURE IN HEART To be pure is to be clean, wholesome, and abstain from evil or wrongdoing.  In church culture or society, purity typically used in reference to a person’s sexual behavior. It is very common in church culture to have teens take a purity oath, swear to be abstinent, and wear a ring as… Continue reading HOW TO RAISE GODLY GIRLS TO BE PURE IN HEART

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HOW I PUSHED PAST AND OVERCAME MY FEARS AND YOU CAN, TOO!

Fear is normal. It will hold you back. Fear is a harsh reality of life. But just because you have fear, does not mean that you are doing something wrong. It does not mean that you are doing something bad. When I started this blog almost two years I was fearful of many things. I… Continue reading HOW I PUSHED PAST AND OVERCAME MY FEARS AND YOU CAN, TOO!