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Training Our Children Up in the Way They Should Go

Today I was blessed with another car ride with four of my children as I drove them to school. Every day it is the same routine.  Nothing changes except our conversation, which my kids have dubbed “Mom’s Daily Encouragement” because I am always talking about something. Monday, we talked about being the LIGHT to others.… Continue reading Training Our Children Up in the Way They Should Go

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14 Ways for Homemakers to Get Motivated

“I don’t even know where to begin, my house is disaster.” “I cannot find my motivation today.”   As the keepers of our home, we know that the laundry needs to be done, babies need to bathed, toddlers need to be fed, and our husbands want dinner every night. Yet at times in our life… Continue reading 14 Ways for Homemakers to Get Motivated

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Seven Ways to Keep the Christ in Christmas

KEY POINTS TO KEEPING A FAITH BASED CHRISTMAS Remember that you cannot buy love. Gifts don’t replace quality time spent together. Focus on keeping Christ at the center of Christmas. Teach your children the following: gratitude, giving, and graciousness. Focus more on hospitality and hosting, than buying the perfect gift. Read Old Testement prophecies on… Continue reading Seven Ways to Keep the Christ in Christmas

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19 Christmas Traditions to Begin as a Family

Don’t you just love Christmas? The spirit, songs, and festivities are deeply entrenched in our souls. Part of what makes Christmas so special are the traditions that we did as a child; and in turn the traditions that we do with our own family. Your children are going to remember the time spent together, the… Continue reading 19 Christmas Traditions to Begin as a Family

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How to Save Money When Money is Already Tight

Money Problems? What do you do when money is already tight?  Regardless of the reason of why money is tight, you must eat and keep the lights on. So what can you do? How can your family survive when there is no extra wiggle room in the budget? Look at the food budget There is… Continue reading How to Save Money When Money is Already Tight

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God’s Design for Marriage: Biblical Submission

“Likewise, wives, be subject to your own husbands, so that even if some do not obey the word, they may be won without a word by the conduct of their wives, when they see your respectful and pure conduct.” 1 Peter 3:1-2 Marital Submission and Our Roles Both men and women were created to fulfill different… Continue reading God’s Design for Marriage: Biblical Submission

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Christmas Rice Sensory Bin

With Christmas time right around the corner, it means that our children are often stuck indoors when its too cold to play outside. So are you looking for a way to entertain your younger children indoors? Yet, you are tired of turning on the television or having them play video games? And you want to… Continue reading Christmas Rice Sensory Bin

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Chapter 16 and 17 Book Study ~~Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Guide to Keeping Her Heart and Home

A virtuous woman plans and prepares ahead of time. She know there is no need for anxiety or worry because she uses common sense as she considers the future. This week has we continue on with our study in Living Virtuously by Erin Harrison, we examined a wide array of topics such as the different… Continue reading Chapter 16 and 17 Book Study ~~Living Virtuously: A Wife’s Guide to Keeping Her Heart and Home

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Routine, Routines, Routines……Why Do We Need Them as Homemakers? How Can I Create One?

CREATING A MANAGEABLE ROUTINE FOR THE HOMEMAKER With the end of 2018 looming, I am getting a lot of ‘help me get on a routine for the New Year’ sort of questions. Below are some of my top articles on the nuts and bolts of routines. In these articles you will learn what a routine… Continue reading Routine, Routines, Routines……Why Do We Need Them as Homemakers? How Can I Create One?

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Homemaking Disciplines: Why You Should Wake Up Early

Proverbs 31:15 “She gets up while it is still dark; she provides food for her family and portions for her servant girls.” Five Reasons Why You Should Wake Up Early Time with God “The steadfast love of the LORD never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” Lamentations… Continue reading Homemaking Disciplines: Why You Should Wake Up Early