Is Your Home a Well-Oiled Machine? A well-managed home is like a well-oiled machine. All parts move together in unison and working together for the greater whole. As the manager of your home, you are the not the only ‘worker’ of the house. What is the manager of the home? Read more here. But as… Continue reading Is Your Home a Well-Oiled Machine?
Teaching Children to be Responsible with Money The mismanagement of money is the root cause of many problems such as the student loan crisis, divorce, and personal debt in our society. In order to prevent children from making the same mistakes, parents need to be the ones to teach children how to handle money and… Continue reading Teaching Children to be Responsible with Money
How to Preserve Childhood Memories with a Journal *This post contains affiliate links that if you make a purchase using the links, I make a small commission at no extra cost to you. How do you keep and/or record the memories of your children? Some women scrapbook. Some are avid photographers. Some, like me, prefer… Continue reading How to Preserve Childhood Memories with a Journal
OUR CHILDREN ARE NOT SAFE ON THE INTERNET I am still reeling from yesterday… Yesterday, I allowed my four year old to watch “Beginners Bible: The Story of Daniel and the Lion’s Den” on YouTube. A few minutes later I looked up, mind you, in the same room and less than 6 feet from my… Continue reading Our Children Are Not Safe on the Internet
Speaking Words of Encouragement in Our Homes “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.” Ephesians 4:29… Continue reading Speaking Words of Encouragement in Our Homes
Are you a procrastinator? What is stopping or preventing you from being productive at home? Does the thought of doing a task completely overwhelm you at times, often to the point of not even attempting to do it? As homemakers we can be a busy bunch. Our schedules and lives are full. There are faces… Continue reading Is Procrastination Stopping You from Being Productive as a Homemaker?
The Endless Influence of a Godly Mother As a mother, our sphere of influence is endless with our children. From the time they are babies being held in our arms, to the time they leave the nest to begin their own lives; we can directly influence their lives through our prayers, words, and actions. What… Continue reading The Endless Influence of a Godly Mother
Children and Gender Roles As I type this I am listening to my three youngest bathing suited beauties playing in our kitchen deck. Two hours ago they took their doll strollers, pretend kitchen toys and plastic food, and stuffed animals out there. Every evening after dinner this is where the little girls disappear to. They… Continue reading Children and Gender Roles
20 Random Tips for the Christian Wife and Mother As a busy mom and wife, I often do not have the time to read everything that I would to, so I really appreciate tips in the form of lists. A list is manageable to read in a short time period, but still proves beneficial to… Continue reading 20 Random Tips for the Christian Wife and Mother
How to Encourage Your Child Most parents want what is best for their children. However, not all parents are naturally encouraging or know how to bolster self-esteem and self-confidence in their children. Children with loving and encouraging parents are more successful in jobs, marriages, careers, in parenting, and in their own faith walk with the… Continue reading How to Encourage Your Child