How Do You Do School?

Written by: | August 7, 2012

When I was a child, my parents put serious thought into where we would live based on the reputations of the public schools in the area. And I was fortunate to be caught up in a group of achievers with almost endless opportunities. The people I went to school...
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Family Legacy

Written by: | July 25, 2012

July holds one of our family’s very favorite holidays, Independence Day. When you think of July the 4th several things come to mind like… fireworks, parades, barbeque fireworks, carnivals, fairs, picnics, fireworks, concerts, baseball games, family reunions and fireworks. I guess it should come as no surprise, since I...
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Independence Days

Written by: | July 6, 2012

As my children are getting older and more independent, I cannot help but think back to those first days I was brave enough to venture out of the house to my very first moms’ Bible study group. I was tired. No, I was EXHAUSTED! And I was overwhelmed with...
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My Husband as a Father—and a Gift

Written by: | June 22, 2012

“I promise to always try to remember that you are God’s gift to me.” That was the last line of the vows my husband and I made to each other when we married. And, fortunately, I still do see him as a gift… a gift to me and a...
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Our Version of the Family Bed

Written by: | June 18, 2012

We don’t usually practice the Family Bed at our house. Call me crazy, but I don’t like being jabbed in the ribs or listening to the grinding of teeth while I sleep. But, sometimes we like to shake things up a bit and make exceptions at the Wilsons….so, when...
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Lazy, Hazy, Fun-Filled Days of Summer

Written by: | May 28, 2012

Summer is almost here and I, for one, am ready for it to get here! I’m ready for sleeping in, lazy mornings, road trips and lots of lounging by the pool with friends. We’re currently in the midst of baseball season and I love the ballpark. I never knew...
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Exploring His Wonder this Summer

Written by: | May 16, 2012

What is your family doing this summer? Do you have plans to launch or complete a project? Will you go on a trip or two near or far away from your home? Will you stay up later, sleep in longer and relax? Is there a mission trip on the...
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The Holiday May Be Over…but Easter Sunday Lives On!

Written by: | April 27, 2012

Easter Sunday may be long gone this year, but before we turn the calendar and launch into May… and also throw away what might be left of the candy from the Easter baskets, let’s stop for a minute and remember just what Easter is all about. If you are...
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Oh, How I Adore Spring

Written by: | April 11, 2012

If I were a season I’d, without a doubt, be Spring. I love everything about spring. The flower and trees that bloom in bright, gorgeous colors. The dazzling green color the grass turns after the first spring shower. The warmer temperature that pull us out of sweaters and scarves...
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Cabin Fever and Imaginations

Written by: | March 7, 2012

Winter is my least favorite season. I’m, personally, so happy to know spring is just around the corner that I’m about to bust. Maybe it’s because my family loves to be out doors and winter gives us a bit of cabin fever. And believe me, cabin fever with three...
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Love Those Around Us Through Prayer

Written by: | February 21, 2012

I have to say February is probably my least favorite month. It’s cold and dreary in Nashville and it’s very well established that I’m not a fan of cold… unless there is snow on the ground and skis on my feet! But right when February is at it’s coldest...
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5 Simple Ways to Show Love as Family

Written by: | February 7, 2012

February is the month of love, so why not use this chance to show love as a family to others? Here are a few simple things you can do which will have a lasting impact, both on those to whom you are showing love and on your children who...
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