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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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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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DIY AMAZING TUB AND SHOWER CLEANER (and How to Use It)

Do you hate cleaning the bathroom? Does the look of your shower and bathtub want to make you do an entire remodel of your bathroom instead? Fear not, you are not alone!  Trust me, we have all been there. If you are like me you have tried all the latest ‘miracle’ cleaners on the market, but… Continue reading DIY AMAZING TUB AND SHOWER CLEANER (and How to Use It)

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Effective Tips and Tricks for Spring Cleaning

Spring has sprung!  Spring is here, spring is finally here! Even though we have snow still, bare patches of the ground are starting to peek out from under the mountain of snow that we call our yard. This is the time of year that many of us start to envision a clean home with the… Continue reading Effective Tips and Tricks for Spring Cleaning

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Eating Birthday Cake Alone: Celebrating the Birth of My Son

Today is your birthday. You would have been five years old. This year on your birthday there will be one empty seat. We will miss you sitting at the table with us as we celebrate your birthday. For you this would have been a milestone year, as turning five years old would be for so… Continue reading Eating Birthday Cake Alone: Celebrating the Birth of My Son

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How to Speak Life Into Your Home

If you have been on my blog for any length of time, then you know that I often remind women that we set the tone for our homes.  This is done through our attitudes and actions by speaking life through words of encouragement. “The wife and mother in a family often ‘sets the tone’ in… Continue reading How to Speak Life Into Your Home

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How to Make Your Husband a Priority in Marriage

How is your marriage? Would you like to have more Biblically sound marriage? Does your husband feel like he is a priority in your marriage? If so, you are not going to want to miss today’s guest post by my friend, Tiffany Montgomery, from HopeJoyInChrist.  She has some great tips on how to make your… Continue reading How to Make Your Husband a Priority in Marriage

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13 Depression-era Life Lessons for Christians to have a Successful Life

Grandparents and Life Lessons My great grandparents were a very important part of my life.  Life at their farmhouse stood still when you were there.  I can still see my grandma (just barely over 4 ft) standing at the kitchen counter making her famous cinnamon rolls. I can clearly remember my grandfather sitting on the… Continue reading 13 Depression-era Life Lessons for Christians to have a Successful Life

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Mom: Why You Have the Best Job in the World

Mom: Why You Have the Best Job in the World When I was in college, there was no doubt that when I graduated, I would join the workforce. When I became pregnant as a newly married senior in college, I didn’t even think I would take the normal 6-week maternity leave.   I was taught… Continue reading Mom: Why You Have the Best Job in the World