Winter is nearly here! While we live in Georgia, and alas, rarely see snow, I thought it would be fun to create a coloring book/early reader printable pack about the fluffy white stuff that most children love to play in. Included in this absolutely free download is a short story for your 5-7 year old, … Continue reading Free God Made Snow Early Reader and Coloring Book Printable Pack
I'm wrapping up the modesty vlogs for now (but quite honestly, I will probably revisit this topic.) In this fourth installment, I briefly discuss why modesty is more than what we wear...it is truly so much more! Thank you for taking the time to stop by, and many blessings to you! https://youtu.be/jBupcZPumTo
The hustle of bustle of the holiday season is upon us! My family and I do not celebrate Christmas in the traditional way, so I began thinking about what other resources I could share on my blog that would glorify the Lord this month. Most people spend the month of December busy and stressed, and since … Continue reading 31 Days of Rest Daily Devotional and Prayer Journal for Moms – Free Download!
My finger slipped along the spines of a row of books at Barnes and Noble as I bit the inside of my cheek. I was on a mission, while my nine-year-old daughter was standing by my side with crossed arms. "When can we go to my section, mom?" I smiled down at her, determined to hurry … Continue reading Why We Should Always Love Being a Mother
In our backyard, a large crepe myrtle exploded into a thousand tiny fuchsia blooms during the summer. Over the course of the last few months, the blossoms, one by one, fell to the ground, and clumps of barren limps stand in their place. While I know that God has ordained the seasons, I mourn the loss of … Continue reading Learning to Accept Change as a Mother
As I type, I'm being jostled down the road while my husband drives my family towards a short beach reprieve. I look at him and smile before glancing over my shoulder. Promise is in the air, and everyone is looking forward to escaping to a warmer climate on this cool, fall day. Our seven children … Continue reading The Importance of Showing Gratitude for Our Children
https://youtu.be/KSXG1mO6pwQ Hey guys! I recently took a few minutes to talk about the most important reason to dress modesty, which is that it glorifies God. If you have a minute, please feel free to take a look. Thank you so much for stopping by! Possibly linking to these awesome link parties.
Family traditions are important, and since we do not celebrate Halloween, we've begun to have "Fall Parties" at our house. https://youtu.be/3sFnPDZ88UA In the video above, I share how we integrated a scavenger hunt into our festivities using only $1.00 items from Dollar Tree. The younger kiddos had a blast looking in and around our home … Continue reading Our Large Family Dollar Tree Scavenger Hunt Haul
I smile as I rub the small of my one-year-old daughter's back, feeling the gentle rise and fall of her deep breaths. It had been such a long day, as we battled her discomfort while a cold attempted to take hold inside of her tiny body. But tonight, she slept. She was safe in my arms, her … Continue reading Safe in His Arms (A Christian Response to The Syrian Refugee Crisis)
I don't know about you, but I enjoy checking my email inbox. I always wonder just what will be waiting on me. Lately, more often than not, my brow furrows as I open yet another invite to become an Usborne Books Consultant. Now, before I go any further, I'm going to share a short 10 … Continue reading Why I Do Not Want to Become an Usborne Books Consultant (and a Discussion about Accountability)
Recently, I've had a few requests from ladies who would like to dress more modestly, but they haven't the slightest idea where to start. They've asked to take a peek into my closet. So I've obliged. I would love to offer encouragement in any way that I can. But... A fashionista I am not. Please … Continue reading A Peek Into My (Modest) Closet – November 2015 – Video Included
https://youtu.be/XTKkCtowbIk Hey y'all! I recently recorded a short explanation of a Biblical reason as to why I usually wear skirts and dresses. If you are interested in learning more about this topic, feel free to take a look. I'm discussing how I looked further into the verse in 1 Timothy that talks about modesty...going all the … Continue reading Why I Wear Skirts and Dresses – Modesty Part 2 Vlog
Today, I totally stepped out of my comfort zone and posted a vlog giving a short introduction about why Christian women should dress modestly. This really only touches the surface, but I hope that it might encourage someone if they are interested in learning more about this topic. https://youtu.be/fRz28x8tf78 As a young Christian, I found that … Continue reading Why Christian Women Should Dress Modestly Vlog
Thankfulness is an important topic that we should all discuss with our children. To this end, I recently created a fun 20+ page Give Thanks Printable Pack that I would love to share with you! Inside, you will find coloring sheets, copy work pages, thankfulness logs, and "I'm Thankful For" leaves and pumpkins to cut … Continue reading Free 20+ Page Thanksgiving Printable Pack!