Before having children, I preferred to attack spring cleaning head-on and complete it all within two days. However, now as a mom of six homeschooled children and a husband working from home, I had to adapt to my circumstances and work at completing spring cleaning over the course of few weeks. Just like with everything… Continue reading 13 Spring Cleaning Tips that Will Leave Your Home and Yard Ready for Summer
Shhhhh… I rocked my baby son in my arms, sang softly and hushed him gently. I savored every precious breath I heard him take and felt him grow heavier and heavier on my chest until I could barely breathe under his weight. As he slept, I stroked his curly hair and nuzzled my face into it. I… Continue reading Why You Can Rest In God’s Love (No Matter What)
Overnight, millions of women have gone from working full-time jobs to stay at home moms who are now homeschooling their children. Your old normal is gone and a new normal has arrived: homeschooling, cooking, cleaning, and staying home. Is this you? Are you struggling and overwhelmed as you try to adjust to a new normal?… Continue reading Suddenly at Home: Seven Ways to Help Survive Your New Normal as a Stay-at-Home Mom
Choosing Wisdom over the Ways of the World When Taking Advice From Others Have you ever received bad advice? Have you ever followed bad advice? I have been on the receiving end of bad advice many times, especially regarding marriage and parenting. Some Bad Advice Years ago, an older (not wiser) woman told me that… Continue reading Choosing Wisdom over the Ways of the World When Taking Advice From Others
WHY DO YOUNGER WOMEN NEED OLDER WOMEN? IN THE PURSUIT OF BIBLICAL WOMANHOOD Long gone are the days when younger women cherished the wisdom of older women and where older women served as mentors in all areas of life. Generations of women have lived this way, being taught by their mothers, grandmothers, and older wiser… Continue reading Why Do Younger Women Need Older Women? In the Pursuit of Biblical Womanhood
Hormones and Husbands “Ugh, it’s that time of month and I cannot be held accountable for what PMS does to me.” “My hormones are making me feel so angry/out of control/crazy that I cannot handle anything right now.” How do you handle your hormones? Do you play the victim card and withhold any personal responsibility… Continue reading Handling Hormones and Our Husbands
America is in a tumultuous state of affairs, with political and social strife right at the top of the list. Differences based on politics, theories, and religion are some of the main divisive factors. Some fear the loss of unity in our country to extreme beliefs that threaten to tear apart the very core of… Continue reading What is Wrong with America? Your Input is Needed!
Why America Our Prayers What is happening to the United States these days? Where did all of this political strife, societal divisions, and lack of morals come from? These times we live in are fraught with upheaval and friction. Differences of opinions, lifestyles, religions, and political systems have divided this country. There are divisions everywhere,… Continue reading Why America Needs Our Prayers
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?
KEEPERS CORNER: Don’t Ever Stop Learning! Hello! I know ya’lll have not heard much from me lately, but I promise that I am still here. Because of our new adventure into homeschooling our six kiddos, my time has been used differently and there has been no time for blogging. I just wanted to give you… Continue reading KEEPER’S CORNER: Don’t Ever Stop Learning!