Biblical womanhood · Marriage · Parenting

The Importance of a Father in the Home

The Importance of a Father in the Home This picture below is from seven years ago when my husband was holding my now 8 year old daughter. We have many pictures of my husband holding all our babies, rocking them, or playing with them as children. His love as a father has played such an… Continue reading The Importance of a Father in the Home

Parenting

Our Children Are Not Safe on the Internet

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

Encouragement · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

Speaking Words of Encouragement in Our Homes

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

Homemaking · Parenting

11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children

11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children Have you ever wondered, “How can I raise successful Godly children?” Does it seem to be too difficult of a task to do in this world today? Raising Children is Tough Work As parents we are responsible for loving, protecting, teaching, nourishing their souls, providing entertainment, kissing boo-boo’s,… Continue reading 11 Effective Disciplines for Raising Successful Children

Biblical womanhood · Encouragement · Homemaking · Marriage · Parenting · Titus 2

THE INFLUENCE OF A GODLY WOMAN

Today my paternal grandmother would have been 110 years old. She has been gone for about thirteen years now. But I can still see her full head of white curly hair. Her stories and laughter still fresh in my mind. She was a Godly woman who had a strong influence on my faith. Upon entering… Continue reading THE INFLUENCE OF A GODLY WOMAN

Biblical womanhood · Blogging · Encouragement · Parenting · Titus 2

Readers Favorite Blog Posts on Marriage, Money, Parenting, and Life Lessons in Christian Homemaking and Biblical Womanhood

I write because I want to teach others to not make the mistakes that I did early in my marriage, parenting, and in my faith walk. There were many peaks and valleys for me to get to this point where I could minister from a Titus 2 platform, that is, an older women teaching the… Continue reading Readers Favorite Blog Posts on Marriage, Money, Parenting, and Life Lessons in Christian Homemaking and Biblical Womanhood

Homemaking · Marriage

Learn How to Fight Laziness and Find the Joy in Homemaking

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… Continue reading Learn How to 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?