To the Hurting Mom on Mother’s Day

Written by: | May 12, 2017

With all of the Mother’s Day love flowing everywhere, we forget that not every mom is getting flowers and cards.  Some mothers are hurting this year.  Those women who have lost a child, or have a prodigal, are feeling the loss even more during this season. I understand.  I...
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What Does It Mean to Have Self-Control?

Written by: | April 17, 2017

Last week one of my boys took his brother’s favorite toy and hid it.  The little brother had been a nuisance and older brother got tired of it.  It had been a hard day for everyone, but the hiding of the toy was a new low for us.  I...
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5 Bible Verses to Pray Over Your Daughter

Written by: | March 31, 2017

Have you ever prayed Bible verses over your daughter?  Praying Scripture is a practice near and dear to my heart.  I never have to wonder if I am praying for God’s will because I am praying His own words.  Beautiful! When it comes to praying for our daughters, we...
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5 Ways to Beat the Post-Christmas Blahs

Written by: | December 26, 2016

Well, it’s over.  The stockings are empty and there’s a house full of new toys you don’t know what to do with. The loved ones are gone and the Christmas high went out the door with them.  And what about the little voice that whispers, “You didn’t get what you wanted...
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5 Scriptures that Share God’s Love

Written by: | November 18, 2016

Sometimes you just need a boost of love.  Between holidays and elections and keeping up with school, work, kids, church, etc. we all need a love-boost! There’s no place better to find that boost than the Bible.  It is filled with love.  Love for us, love for one another,...
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How to Pray for Homeschool Moms

Written by: | August 29, 2016

As a homeschooling mom for the past 26 years, I know the struggles and the victories that come with teaching your kids at home.  We hope that we are making the right choices for curriculum, we deal with intense pressure to perform….making sure our kids are spelling bee winners and...
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Is God the King of Your Life?

Written by: | July 25, 2016

Do you ever wonder if God is really the king of your life?  We say it, we like to think it, but is it really true?  And if it’s not true for us, the mom and dad, then how can we set the example for our kids?  How do...
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5 Tips for Keeping a Summer Schedule

Written by: | June 10, 2016

Hey friends! How’s your summer calendar looking? Mine is getting fuller every day! Between traveling and kids’ jobs and swimming and friends and trying to squeeze in some home projects, summers can get so full that by the end we are wondering what happened to all of our free...
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Happy National Rubber Eraser Day!

Written by: | April 15, 2016

Did you know that it is National Rubber Eraser Day?! There’s a day for everything now, I saw last week was National Ferret Day and before that National Old Stuff Day.  Most of the time we can just let the celebration pass us by, but HOW can we let...
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8 Mother-Daughter Tips from an Experienced Mom

Written by: | March 25, 2016

Having four daughters, I have a lot of mother-daughter time.  With my oldest almost 26 years old though, those precious times of being together all day and just living life are quickly changing.  My girls are all grown up and we don’t have tea parties or doll dress-up afternoons anymore.  Now...
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