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Time Management Using Dave Ramsey Principles

My husband and I are huge fans of Dave Ramsey’s money managing advice and the principles he teaches that encourages productivity with money. The Dave Ramsey strategies not only teach you to get out debt while you learn how to manage your money, but to use a budget as you’re doing it. His common sense… Continue reading Time Management Using Dave Ramsey Principles

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Homemaking as a Ministry

Challenge I want you to think about something for a minute. I want to think about homemaking as a ministry. If you have never thought of this way, it will probably be a challenge.   You may think of ministries as something done in a church, or in another country.   But, the truth is, that as… Continue reading Homemaking as a Ministry

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Meal planning and other Sunday randomness

I had some time this afternoon to get some meal prep done for the week ahead.  My 11 year old daughter I and worked together while the rest of the kids napped or played outside. After church on Sundays I typically am exhausted and tend to do more mundane chores around the house. However, today… Continue reading Meal planning and other Sunday randomness

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LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: Chapter 8 and 9 Book Study

VIRTUOUS WORK ETHIC and GOOD STEWARDSHIP Proverbs 31 is an excellent example of what a woman should use as a Biblical role model for womanhood. The emphasis on characteristics such as hard work and good stewardship are necessary for a woman to be considered virtuous. And as we study this book, chapter by chapter, we… Continue reading LIVING VIRTUOUSLY: Chapter 8 and 9 Book Study

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Frugal Monday munchies

This morning slipped away from me and before I knew it was lunch time. My two little girls had tart cherry smoothies, whole wheat bread, a plain salad (we’re dealing with picky eaters), blueberry breakfast bar, and sliced apples. Simple, cost effective and took less than ten minutes to prepare. If you are looking for… Continue reading Frugal Monday munchies

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LETTING GO OF THE GUILT and EMBRACING TRUE FREEDOM THE WAY GOD INTENDED

Lying, stealing, cheating, idolatry, and murder all examples of sin. But then again, sin is also telling a ‘little white lie’ to your children. Overeating, talking bad about your friend, spending too much time on social media when you should be with your family, cheating on taxes,  and coveting something that a friend has are… Continue reading LETTING GO OF THE GUILT and EMBRACING TRUE FREEDOM THE WAY GOD INTENDED

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Getting Political in Social Media

Social media wars, such as twitter wars and facebook debates have gotten out of control. Snapchat and instagram are guilty of doing this, also. You have all seen them, whether you agree with them or roll your eyes in disgust, they exist. And they are not going anywhere. My own facebook news feed has been flooded… Continue reading Getting Political in Social Media