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My Readers Top 10 Favorite Blog Posts

You can tell a lot about a person by what they write. In case you have not noticed, I love to write on the topics of Biblical Womanhood and Christian homemaking. My blog posts range in variety from marriage, parenting, frugality, encouragement, to many other topics. I write because I want to teach others to… Continue reading My Readers Top 10 Favorite Blog Posts

Marriage

Fight Laziness and Find the Joy in Homemaking

“How can I stay motivated?” “I never can get anything done at home” “Help me, get my life in order-I am so overwhelmed” These are just a few of the questions and comments I have received on the blog or on facebook regarding how to overcome the often mundane tasks of being a stay-at-home mom.… Continue reading Fight Laziness and Find the Joy in Homemaking

Parenting

Four (Radical) Ways to Love Your Children

Do you remember the first time that you held your newborn baby?  It seemed that your baby could never do anything wrong.  It was love at first glance as a mom.  Your heart was filled with so much love and contentment. However,  those warm fuzzies last do not last forever and we learn quickly that… Continue reading Four (Radical) Ways to Love Your Children

Marriage

WILL I SURVIVE THIS THING CALLED MOTHERHOOD?

MOM! MOM! MOM! Kid #1 “Mom, mom, mommy” Kid #3 interrupting kid #1, “MOM!” Kid #6 “Mommy, mommy, mommy, mommy” (interrupting all the others) Me:” Quit mommying me to death.” Kid #1 “Mom?” Me: “I changed my name. I will no longer answer to anything you previously called me.” Kids: “To what? Mommy, mom, mother,… Continue reading WILL I SURVIVE THIS THING CALLED MOTHERHOOD?

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Cherish These Days…For They Go By Too Quickly

Nobody tells you that once you become a mother you lose all sense of privacy and noise becomes part of the equation. The more children you have the potential for more noise increases.  My husband and I have six children and my hearing has been dulled. What did you just say?  I cannot hear you!… Continue reading Cherish These Days…For They Go By Too Quickly

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Six Reasons Why I Have Been Accused of Being a Mean Mom

Are You a Mean Mom? I tell my children “no” frequently. I say no to playing on electronics, grabbing junk food, and staying up late. What I have gotten in return are children that play outside, enjoying eating fruit, and are well rested in the morning. I send them to school when they say they… Continue reading Six Reasons Why I Have Been Accused of Being a Mean Mom

Marriage

WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

A little laugh for ya’ll….This morning my son shows up in my bedroom as I was working with his live trap and a squirrel that had been captured. He was so excited to have caught another squirrel, that he just had to show me. Let me tell ya, that nothing gets more attention more than… Continue reading WHAT WE DO MATTERS AS KEEPERS OF OUR HOME

Marriage

Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College

Not college material My husband’s high school counselor told him that he that he was not college material and should not even attempt to go to college. He attended anyway. College was presented as the only logical choice by my high school counselor.  Even though I was an honor student and had shown great aptitude… Continue reading Why We Are Not Forcing Our Children To Attend College