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tips to raise honest kids
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Raise them up Honest- 3 Must Know Tips

We all want honest kids! Today my oldest and I were at the flea market!  Oh how we love to go to junk shopping!   I picked up several great pieces but the best find of the day was not in something I purchased but something I taught…
Books about god for kids
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God Bless My School By Hannah C. Hall & Illustrated by Steve Whitlow Children's Book Review

In the spirit of schools about to start all over America, we thought this would be a great book to review this week!  We did receive a complementary copy of the book to review for ya'll from BookLook Bloggers and we are sure glad we did! God…
questions about kinder
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Mom- Got Questions about Starting Kindergarten?

My conversations throughout the day are usually with a four and a five-yr old.  As exhausting as that is and all that entails, it is the most rewarding and enjoyable part of my day!  We talk (and I answer a lot of questions) about the weather…
tips to raise godly kids

Raising Kids – What’s Important? 3 Amazing Parenting Tips

Raising kids is hard work! It’s mentally, physically and spiritually draining. As a parent we are in a constant state of learning and experimenting what to do and what NOT to do. We can read all kinds of books, go to seminars, get advice…
What to do after you bring home new baby

Tips for When Life Gets Rough After a New Baby Arrives

Big shot out to all you first- time, second-time, third-time etc Mom's!  I only have two kiddos and have my hands full for sure!  My girls are 18 months apart and I definitely remember those early days having a newborn and toddler demanding…
verses to read when you are scared

4 Bible Verses to Read When you are Anxious and Afraid

Feeling scared or anxious? Sometimes we just have to be still and let go.  Let go of our need to control and need to know and just be.  Just BE STILL. This can apply to times when we are at home being a busy busy Mom or wife.  Times when…
book about grandpa
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Children's Book Review: Grandpa Hugs by Laura Neutzling, Illustrated by Cee Bigcoe

This special children's book is about a bond between a Grandpa and his grandchild. All ages will appreciate and relate to this story but especially ages 2-5 and any child who has a special relationship with their Grandpa!  Each page is filled…
I spy something beautiful game
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The "I Spy Something Beautiful that God Made" Game

Now that Spring is in full swing, my girls and I, ( and the new puppy Buster) are out and about on numerous daily walks. There is no better way to pass the time and fill these moments with valuable lessons then to incorporate games!  We love…
scripture verses for mom

Hey Mom! 5 Amazing Bible Verses for the Tired Mama

Motherhood is hard!  We all know this but remember y'all, he's got this!  God is good all the time!  He won't give you more then you can handle even when you feel like you are at your breaking point!  Often times we look to the internet…
help for struggling mom

MOM STRUGGLE IS REAL

Today and everyday I think about how hard being a Mom is.  I tell myself it is "only for a season" and try to enjoy every little minute of it (Even writing these sentences the kids have come in three different times asking me questions, lol).…

CRAZINESS NEEDS A PAUSE by Megan

Each morning I wake with this sense of hope that I’ll do something amazing, and often I do, but more often I have a series of small events that are good, just small. I get up and do my devotions, start the laundry, feed the dog, wake my son…

The Beautiful on the inside Challenge #Beautifulontheinside

Growing up I was not the prom queen.  That fact is okay now but it took many years to get here and like my own skin.  I was never really beautiful on the outside or the inside during my schooling days and did not come into my own until well…

Jesus, A Peanut Butter Puddle, and Dr. Seuss by Patricia Willoughby

For all you Moms who love the Lord, peanut butter and even Dr. Seuss, I really liked the light humor but serious message Patricia brings us.  You can read more of her work on her blog at Silver Miner for God.  She truly has a heart and love…

They That Wait.... by Lady Whipp

Waiting has never been my strong suit!  As a little girl, I could barely contain the excitement at Christmas or a birthday and as an adult having full range and ability to get the things I want quickly has definitely not helped.  There are…

What I Finally Learned After I became a Mom...

I really loved poetry when I was in high school and always loved the poem "After A While"  by Veronica A. Shoffstall.   The words were so pretty to me and each year and each new phase of my life when I would read it, the meaning of the poem…

The Unexpected Beauty of Motherhood

  I like beautiful things. I like to create beautiful things and I like to have beautiful things surround me. Nine months ago I entered the wonderful, hard, joyful, and exhausting world of motherhood. And anyone who's been with a baby…

Hey Mom- What We Say to Others Might Actually Matter!

By Sarah Elizabeth Hiltney♥ How do we talk to the people we love; our children, our spouse, our parents, our friends?  What about our co-workers and other people we encounter daily?  What are the things we talk about with people…

RAISING CHILDREN IN A TERRIFYING WORLD

How scary to raise children in this crazy world we are living in!  A world where terrorists are cutting off people’s heads in the name of their god, a country where we have lost 70 million babies to abortion, a world where being kidnapped…

To The Mom Who Worries- You Need to Pray About Everything

It’s so easy to get dragged down by the pressures and demands of this world.  Watching the news can send you into a tailspin if you let it.  Let’s just say the rose-colored glasses are off!  Life is full of fear, worry, doubt, problems,…