Modesty

The Repentant Modest Dresser

Dressing modestly and being intentional with my clothing choices is a big part of my life, and some people don't understand why. A long time ago, I was quite the immodest dresser. I shared that story on my blog several years ago, and I will link those posts below. Our Modesty Transformation Part 1 Our… Continue reading The Repentant Modest Dresser

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Bible Study · Holidays

The Beauty of Jesus Revealed in the Feasts Study Begins Soon

The way Jesus is foreshadowed in the Biblical feasts is fascinating! I was very excited to learn that a new book written by Daniel Krebs and Darlene Schacht (otherwise known as The Time Warp Wife) is hot off the presses about this topic. My family hasn't celebrated Christmas for a few years now. And so,… Continue reading The Beauty of Jesus Revealed in the Feasts Study Begins Soon

Encouragement for Moms · Family Life

Learning to be Content {with My Husband’s Income}

As a Christian, contentment is one of the keys to living a joyful and full life.  And yet, much too often I find myself always wanting more. We are bombarded everyday with advertisements.  For me, the especially lovely things, such as the Pioneer Woman Slow Cooker, catch my eye.  On Instagram this week, I shared… Continue reading Learning to be Content {with My Husband’s Income}

Family Life · Mary & Martha

Thoughts on Thankfulness & Last Chance to Order Your Thanksgiving Tea Towel

Hello, ladies! Today, I was simply overwhelmed with thankfulness for all that the Lord has done for us. I realized a few seeds of discontentment had been growing in my heart lately, and I want to nip that right in the bud! This topic certainly deserves a blog post of it’s own, and I’ll get… Continue reading Thoughts on Thankfulness & Last Chance to Order Your Thanksgiving Tea Towel

home decor · Homemaking

Teen Room Decorating and Storage Ideas

*Hello friends!  My daughter recently posted about how she and her sister have decorated their rooms on her own blog, and I wanted to share their ideas here as well.  They are so creative, and have made their rooms into lovely and peaceful spaces.  I hope you enjoy!* Hey guys! With a recent move, my… Continue reading Teen Room Decorating and Storage Ideas

Resources for Raising Arrows · Wholesome Media

Current Favorite {Wholesome} YouTube Channels

Goodness, I have been having so much fun watching YouTube on our television since we purchased a ROKU stick.  There are lots of people putting out fabulous content, and I wanted to share my current two favorites with you today! Tiny Notes from Home I've enjoyed watching this family so much.  They are dedicated to living for… Continue reading Current Favorite {Wholesome} YouTube Channels

Mary & Martha

Name Above All Names Banner – Available for a Limited Time

Jesus...Yeshua...this is the name above all names! I’m thrilled to pieces that Mary & Martha is offering this beautiful canvas banner to compliment their Name Above All Names collection. I wanted to share this with you all, especially since it is only available for a limited time. I ordered mine yesterday, and I’m very excited… Continue reading Name Above All Names Banner – Available for a Limited Time

Homeschooling

Our Elementary Curriculum Choices for 2017-2018

Hello, ladies!  I've been meaning to finish up our curriculum post for the year for months now, but life has happened!  We've been super busy while jumping into our new curriculum on the heels of our move to South Carolina. I must admit that teaching elementary grades is my favorite.  It is just so.much.fun!  My… Continue reading Our Elementary Curriculum Choices for 2017-2018

Mary & Martha

Recap of Current Mary & Martha Specials (with Video)

https://youtu.be/IWxgTpD7BLQ Good morning, ladies!  I hope you have had a blessed week.  I know that I'm so excited for the weekend to get here.  Spending time with my husband is the best! Since Mary & Martha have several specials going on right now, I made a short video recapping the deals.  You can watch it… Continue reading Recap of Current Mary & Martha Specials (with Video)

Encouragement for Moms · Homemaking

“Sit Down a Little More” Repost

Hello, ladies. I was so encouraged by Above Rubies on Facebook today, and I just knew I wanted to repost here. These are Nancy Campbell’s words, and not my own. Be encouraged today! “Are you nestled in your home? God wants you to nest, rest, and invest in your home. He made the home for… Continue reading “Sit Down a Little More” Repost

Mary & Martha

Non-Personalized Nested Trays Flash Sale

Good morning, ladies! I hope your week has been blessed thus far. It is already Wednesday, which is encouraging to me. I can hardly wait to get my husband all to myself this weekend! Anyhow, Mary & Martha just announced another flash sale, and I wanted to pass the savings onto you. This time, M… Continue reading Non-Personalized Nested Trays Flash Sale

Q & A

What if Extended Family is Negatively Influencing My Children?

I receive questions from time to time via email or through Facebook messanger. Earlier in the week I was asked the question below. I have dealt with this situation on several different occasions; most likely because I'm simply stricter than most and I take my job as a mother very seriously. At the same time,… Continue reading What if Extended Family is Negatively Influencing My Children?