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My Favorite Top Ten Christian Blogs

As a young wife and mother who has the desire to find the truth about homemaking, marriage, and finances; where are you supposed to turn? The World Wide Web can be a confusing map on the information highway. Are you seeking the truth, but confused about where to turn? Do you need some money saving… Continue reading My Favorite Top Ten Christian Blogs

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How to Engage Your Teens in Conversation: 15 Unique Questions to Ask Your Teen

These days I look at my delightful thirteen year old daughter and realize how much she has matured and grown into a beautiful young lady. Long gone are the days when she used to have me carry her around and play dolls with her. Of course, she still plays with Barbies on occasion and on… Continue reading How to Engage Your Teens in Conversation: 15 Unique Questions to Ask Your Teen

Christianity · Uncategorized

Day 2: Praying for your Husband

  “She does him good . . .” (Proverbs 31:12a) Bless your husband by praying for him! The Apostle Paul instructed all Christians to pray for one another (Ephesians 6:18). This includes wives’ responsibility and privilege to pray for their husbands. Earnest prayer for your husband is good for him, for you and the spiritual… Continue reading Day 2: Praying for your Husband

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The rainbow after the storm: Interview with Jennifer Ross

Since the loss of my son  nearly four years ago, I have had the opportunity to meet some wonderful people who have become a part of my journey. One of those that really stands out is my friend and author Jennifer Ross. Jennifer and I had an immediate connection as we bonded over the loss… Continue reading The rainbow after the storm: Interview with Jennifer Ross

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31 Days of Prayer for your Husband

  “She does him good . . .” (Proverbs 31:12a) Bless your husband by praying for him! The Apostle Paul instructed all Christians to pray for one another (Ephesians 6:18). This includes wives’ responsibility and privilege to pray for their husbands. Earnest prayer for your husband is good for him, for you and the spiritual… Continue reading 31 Days of Prayer for your Husband

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Seven Tips for Saving Money

Soups and stews are a great way top use up leftovers, get your veggies, and stay within a budget.  We have been on a huge soup kick here at my house. Cheesy potato soup, chili, and tortilla soup have been in my crock pot lately.  I can make a 5 qt. crock pot of soup… Continue reading Seven Tips for Saving Money

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Kisses

Conversation between my nine year old son and seven year old daughter. Son: “You will have a husband someday.” Daughter:” I know.” Son: “You will have to kiss him.” Daughter: “I know.” Son: “I think its gross. Even if I have to do it.” Daughter laughs at her brother. “It is gross, Mommy and Daddy… Continue reading Kisses

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Sunday morning musings: Chocolate makes it all better

I was up before the sun. My entire family was still sleeping. Even though I was tired I was able to get a ham and turkey cooking. I was able to make some lasagna for the church potluck. The fruits and veggies are cut and ready to serve for the potluck. Since I had time… Continue reading Sunday morning musings: Chocolate makes it all better