Health

Five Healthy Eating and Weight Loss Posts for the Christian Woman

As a blogger, I am surrounded by a strong support group of wonderful Christian women. Even though each of us is different, it is such a blessing to be able to learn from each other. One such topic is in the area of health. Health covers a wide array of topics, and none is more… Continue reading Five Healthy Eating and Weight Loss Posts for the Christian Woman

Biblical womanhood · Homemaking · Money · Parenting

Three Basic Truths that Will Help You Manage Your Time Better as a Homemaker

Time, Like Money, Must Be Budgeted Many of you know that my husband and I are huge Dave Ramsey fans. Dave Ramsey taught my husband and me how to manage our money better, become debt-free, build our emergency fund, and plan for retirement. Dave Ramsey is a financial advisor who loves to teach others how… Continue reading Three Basic Truths that Will Help You Manage Your Time Better as a Homemaker

Uncategorized

Suddenly at Home: Seven Ways to Help Survive Your New Normal as a Stay-at-Home Mom

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

Homeschool

Schooling From Home

Schooling From Home It has been months since I have posted to the blog. Life hasn’t been particularly hectic, no devastating illnesses, no big changes… it has just been ordinary. In light of recent events in our world I am realizing just how ungrateful I was for “ordinary”.  I am a wait-and-see type of person.… Continue reading Schooling From Home

Encouragement

15 Powerful Bible Verses About Encouraging Others

Encouraging others says a lot about someone.  Are you someone who can be counted on to edify others?  Or are you the type of person who brings others down? As Christians, we want to serve others and behave as Christlike as we possibly can.  That means showing love wherever we can. It’s our job to… Continue reading 15 Powerful Bible Verses About Encouraging Others

Parenting

How to Teach Your Child About God

*This post contains affiliate links. The darkening sky was dotted with bright white stars. My 3-year-old nephew was staring up at them, his innocent eyes wide with wonderment. “Do you like the stars?” I asked him. He nodded silently, his gaze still fixed on the heavens. “Do you know who made the stars?” He looked… Continue reading How to Teach Your Child About God

Encouragement · Homemaking · Parenting

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck In Your Routine? I will admit that I like having the same routine. I thrive with a consistent routine. However, my children have been feeling blah about this whole social distancing and shelter-in-place stuff with us not being able to go to the library, to youth group, or… Continue reading Does the Coronavirus Have You Feeling Stuck? 15 Ways to Incorporate Some Fun into Your Routine

Encouragement · Health · Homemaking

Don’t Panic…..A Common Sense and Faith-Based Approach to the Coronavirus (COVID19)

Corona Virus (COVID19) World-Wide Epidemic or Pandemic?   We first heard about the Coronavirus back in February when cruise ship patrons were being quarantined for possible exposure. We also heard about the Coronavirus in China and the rising death toll on its citizens. Now fast forward a month and we have store shelves that are… Continue reading Don’t Panic…..A Common Sense and Faith-Based Approach to the Coronavirus (COVID19)

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Keepers Corner · Parenting

FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

As I looked around my home today, I saw all six of my children doing their morning chores. And as I stood there amid the hum of the vacuum, the swish-swish of the washer, the thump-thump of wet towels in the dryer, the sound of the wet mop hitting the tile floor, my daughter making… Continue reading FINDING CONTENTMENT IN OUR CALLING AS A HOMEMAKER

Keepers Corner · Parenting · Titus 2

KEEPER’S CORNER: Equipping Our Children, Not Enabling

Equipping, Not Enabling Our Children We have an important duty as a parent to ensure that our children are equipped for the future. We are not doing our children any favor when we do their chores for them. We are not doing any favors if we are do not expect our children to work. We… Continue reading KEEPER’S CORNER: Equipping Our Children, Not Enabling