Do you know what a Proverbs 31 Woman is but struggle to be like her? Do you have the desire but the results seem impossible? I know exactly what that feels like and it has the potential …
In fact, of all parenting aspects thus far, teaching a small person with the attention span of a squirrel and pees wherever their eyes go, is by far my most…
I have 7 children, if there’s anything I’ve learned it’s that every child is different. That’s amazing when it comes to talents like playing instruments or being a genius math wiz. When it comes to potty training…
It wasn't what I expected. I had no idea what post postpartum depression was. Who actively listens to the doctor rattle off aftercare directions? And who has time or the ability to pick through the brain fog long enough to stop and read the pamphlet labeled “How to...
For that special woman in your life. Mom deserves the best of the best. She works hard to keep everybody in line and well. Thankfully there are several days through out the year to give her a gift that says how much she means to you. The problem is the ideas dry up at...
If you’re anything like me you are super ambitious about getting all your Christmas shopping done early so you can focus on all the things not shopping and wrapping related.
Do you feel like you’re destined to be tired? Dread each morning because you feel weak and sluggish, barely making it out of bed let alone through the day? Coffee isn’t the only way.
For 30+ years I proclaimed from the rooftops, I was not a morning person. Scratch that, let me be real. I was a morning person for the first several years of my life.
Little did I know, it would take nights out in the rain on my knees screaming to God, begging him to take the rage away and Luke 17:33 to fully understand why surrender is so important.
You’ll never find another relationship that’ll push you, challenge you, and outright tackle every button you have, threatening to take your very sanity by the ankle and rip it out from under you.
Forgiveness is a collaboration of surrender and going bankrupt. Neither of which have anything to do with the offender or their offense towards you.
If you ask a conservative Christian what has happened to marriage and what is the reason for the destruction you may very well receive an answer regarding the LGBT agenda.
With all the banning of classic songs and cartoons lately, I’m not sure which way is up. And to top it all off, a substitute teacher was fired for not lying.
Think long-term and practical. What will your child learn from the gift? Or what will it help cultivate? Small motor skills, imagination, creativity, forward thinking, out of the box ideas, what purpose does any of it serve?
Mom deserves a quality gift that will make her life easier. Among all the stuff on massive sale, find practical gifts for mom that will enhance and change her life that she can’t wait to use, not just add to the pile of stuff she never uses.
How long have you been trying to fix your marriage. And when do you plan to stop since its killing all your efforts?
For the love of all that’s chocolate, a husband and wife can live together and raise children for 30 years and still get a divorce when it’s all said and done because they never learned…
Have you ever not wanted to be with your children on Mother’s Day? Don’t worry; you’re not evil mother of the year if you answered yes. Mother’s day is an interesting holiday. In perspective,
210th in line! Perfect position for regret to set in and simmer like split pea soup on cold winter day!
I’m not going the classic route of telling you why celebrating Halloween is wrong.
I know there have been moments you’ve wished you had at least one more hand. As a mother of many fascinating and energetic children, I have wished for far more than just one more hand.
Think about this new age idea to protect grown adult college students. While at the same time, our young and vulnerable little ones are lost.
Why should you homeschool your kids? Think about it, we’re only 200 years removed from the beginning of the public school system.
From the time of birth until death at any point in life, it is like a carnival. We’re either on a ride or standing in line waiting.
There you are, a picture perfect visual of what prayer is. You’re set on your knees upright and proper. Freshly washed hands folded with your fingers intertwined together, eyes closed tight. Near identical to the framed pictures you’ve seen in the stores on sale for $15.99.
Are you searching for what to expect when you begin homeschooling your kid? I can tell you one of the biggest stress relievers was the summer I unschooled my family.
As if the bible isn’t intimidating enough, there are thousands of options to choose from.
Some of these things will be hard to walk away from. You could possibly lose friends or family support but following Jesus makes it worth it.
It wasn’t too long ago our family was on our way to watch some fireworks for the 4th of July.
The most common relationship betrayal these days is adultery, by a landslide. You’d think God would then encourage divorce, but does he?
When you find someone you believe you want to marry and spend the rest of your life with things can get a bit hectic or maybe they are just all peaches and cream.
Breaking News; the church has failed marriage!
When I had my first child there was a lot I didn't know to expect. I think most women could attest to the reality that fully preparing for a newborn baby is virtually impossible. There are things you can do to help. Although, the unspoken surprises tend to be lost in...
I will be the first one in line to say finding a legitimate way to make some extra money from home is daunting.
This is not an exhaustive list of topics. The list is probably thousands long…
Let me be frank here. When I decided to start a blog I didn’t quite know what a blog really was.
Hey folks, let me state the obvious, in this day in age the internet is the place to go.
Just recently gave birth to my fifth child. Another baby boy to add to my growing tribe of warriors. Needless to say I’m elated, and of course I would be. By and large any mom will tell you a child is nothing short of amazing. Or is it.
It is a well-known fact that exclusive breast feeding is beneficial for both mom and baby.
Eating dinner every night is kind of an obligation. Time is precious and even more so these days when the rush of life is getting all too hectic.
It’s easy to give a run down of what is done at a daily job, most do work like a well-oiled machine. Oddly,…
Society’s inability to overcome adultery is a topic that grieves my heart…
Until, one day, I slid down the wall shattered from the inside out. Shards of guilt and shame had pierced every organ in me. I was bleeding out. In voice, still unable to produce tears
And the Lord God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.
Closed eyes, hands held, words spoken. As a Christian it’s essential, millions speak into thin air, day after day, year after year. We call it prayer yet and still, the question begs to be answered, what is prayer?
Life has thrown a windstorm of events around. You know prayer is necessary so you sit down to pray and crickets. Either you don’t know how to pray. Or, you feel inadequate and can’t find any words to say.
When I had my first child there was a lot I didn’t know to expect.
There’s never been a day I haven’t needed to put some clothing on. Who’s with me! Indeed, I live in the 12th liberal city in the states. Seeing naked people ride bikes down the road is not unheard of.
All of a sudden, I found myself standing at the freezer. The door open while I ate Tillamook Mudslide ice cream from the container.
Communion has become a habitual tradition. By habitual I mean most don’t know what communion really is or why we even do it…