Thanks to an incredible plague of “stinkbugs”, our attic and outbuilding storage has been quite compromised. The joy of pulling out holiday decor has been replaced with plastic gloves and clothespins on noses to cope with those creepy crawlies. They even made it into the Rubbermaids this year.
Most of our stuffed bunnies [...]
We keep His Word with us at our table and wherever we go. Between Sunday School, Awana, and American Heritage Girls, scripture is a part of my children’s everyday activities. This is our weekly verse for our AHG memorization (American Heritage Girls: I lead, she “Explores”.)
Create in [...]
It’s Valentine’s Day week and with that comes- once again- a renewed drive to try a little harder. After all,
“I am my beloved’s and my beloved is mine…”
~Song of Solomon 6:3
Love is a verb. It takes some work sometimes- hard work sometimes. [...]
While putting up some of my favorite Valentine’s Day decorations, I found this printable with a very special verse- the same one that my husband typed and framed as his wedding gift to me.
Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It [...]
Love, love, love starting a Monday off with a promise of hope!
For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” ~Jeremiah 29:11
Download this beautiful free printable- and several others that are [...]
Coping with all things spooky can be quite a feat for families, especially for little ones during the Halloween season. Solution: this great free scripture printable from Julie, the incredibly entertaining Happy Home Fairy. I posted this one last year and it’s just too good to miss if you [...]
Autumn has arrived! The air is crisp, the leaves have just started turning, and already so many oak leaves are settling on everything here. (Which means I had better paint the porch-quick!)
“Let the whole earth be filled with His glory.” Psalm 72:19
I tiptoe through the dark, trying to not squeak the bedroom door- or crash into anything. This time is too precious to wake anyone. (But if I do, I can only hope that maybe they will learn by my example.) This is time that was, not so long ago, just a little more time for [...]
Another school year is upon us (although I am slipping in a few more summer activities as long as the weather permits!) It is tearfully hard to send children to school, but as for me, I know that the amazing schools and teachers we have here are nothing less than [...]
I love these free printable “Word Strengthener” cards from Ann Voscamp. Place them in your pocket or put them by the kitchen sink to tuck these words into your heart, because as Ann puts it,
“The Word in our words might really change our worlds.”