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Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way

Follow Your Heart My husband told me many years ago that I was a ‘control freak’  because I would try to fix everything. When he told me that I remember being deeply offended. Did he not know that I knew what was best for everybody (insert sarcasm)? Because of how I felt, I believed I… Continue reading Trusting God When Things Don’t Go Your Way

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Start the New Year Off On The Right Foot With These Inspirational Items

So, you have made some goals for 2018? You’re ready to make this year, your year. You have prayed about it. You have researched it. You have armed yourself with the right tools. You have written your goals down. Is that all? What else can you do to ensure success? When you are prepared, setting and… Continue reading Start the New Year Off On The Right Foot With These Inspirational Items

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Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year

We are a few days into the New Year by now and many of you have set resolutions. Traditionally resolutions are set by well-meaning individuals wanting to better themselves and/or their life in the New Year. However, most resolutions fail because they are so vague. It is difficult to be successful at something that is… Continue reading Set Goals, Not Resolutions for the New Year

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Top Blog Posts from 2017

These are the top blog posts from 2017 from Training Keepers of the Home. Here they are in an easy format for you to find. Here’s to a great year in 2018! How to Be a Perfect Woman…Not What You Would Expect Finding that peace of mind 15 Great Tips for Building a Better, Stronger… Continue reading Top Blog Posts from 2017

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Ten Things You May Not Know About Me and My Goals for 2018

Putting myself out there for the whole world to read is one thing when I write. However, willingly putting myself out there and offering up personal tidbits about myself is another. It is good for my readers know who is behind the articles and the posts. And it is good for me to keep it… Continue reading Ten Things You May Not Know About Me and My Goals for 2018

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Today, my guest blogger, Jenny, from My Autumn Reflections provides some more great information on how a husband and wife can become more intimate within their boundaries of marriage. Please join me in reading her words of wisdom below.  4 Ways to Increase Intimacy in Your Marriage   What is intimacy? According to google it is close familiarity… Continue reading

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15 Great Ways for Wives to Put Love into Action in Marriage!

Loving Your Husband   How can you make “love” an action verb in your marriage? How can you show your husband you him?   15 Tips to Put Love Into Action Within Your Marriage ” Then they can urge the younger women to love their husbands….” Titus 2:4  Listen with your whole body. Give him your undivided… Continue reading 15 Great Ways for Wives to Put Love into Action in Marriage!

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How to Become a Better Listener

I ‘Ear’ You This weekend my husband and I were having a conversation about moose. We were naming all the famous moose we knew from our childhood. We came up with two names. Morris the Moose was our first famous moose. We knew there was at least one other moose that had a sidekick named… Continue reading How to Become a Better Listener

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Raising a son

My son. Master Lego builder. Creative genius. Entrepreneurial spirit. Mama’s boy. Daddy’s right hand man. Backwards shirt Inside out blue jeans Shoes on wrong feet Socks often worn for days My little man is home sick from school today.  He is the kid who runs fresh from the bath right outside to a dirt pile.… Continue reading Raising a son