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10 Tips and Tricks To Involve Your Kids In Chores

10 Tips and Tricks To Involve Your Kids In Chores

Before I began teaching outside of the home, I was very intentional about making sure my kids were involved with chores around the house.  It kept tidying up manageable and the kids were accustomed to being ready for the day…

14 Christmas Ideas For Busy Moms

14 Christmas Ideas For Busy Moms

In my 9 years of being a stay at home mom, I know how busy the holiday season can be.  The older the kids get, the busier our life gets.  I have one child who insists on celebrating every holiday…

Election Day Treats

Election Day Treats

During my sophomore year of high school, I took Government only as a requirement.  My teacher, who like most of my high school teachers, didn’t ignite my desire to care one iota about our government. It’s miraculous how life can…

A Book To Love: Better Together

A Book To Love: Better Together

Last month I shared a Christian parenting book I found inspiring.  This month I have another Christian inspired book just for moms.  This book had me soaking up every piece of advice and scripture to help with my relationships with…

30 + Favorite Books For Kids 9-12

30 + Favorite Books For Kids 9-12

I had the good fortune of living in the times before VCRs, (what are those?) computers, and video games tempting to take over my time and interest.  Those were good times, right?  What did we do with our time without all…

Book Giveaway: 8 Simple Tools For Raising Great Kids by Dr. Todd Cartmell

Book Giveaway: 8 Simple Tools For Raising Great Kids by Dr. Todd Cartmell

  A book that has made me think a lot on my actions towards my children is 8 Simple Tools For Raising Great Kids by Dr. Todd Cartmell.  I have read several other books from Moody Publishers and have always…

17 Life Hacks To Free Up Your Weekends

17 Life Hacks To Free Up Your Weekends

Life is crazy busy.  We’re living in the time where moms strive to do it all.  When school’s in session my week can leave me in a whirlwind. Weekends can end up anything but relaxing. But, fear not!  There are ways to do…

Faithgirlz Bible NIV

Faithgirlz Bible NIV

This post contains affiliate links. Bean has acquired her first “grownup” bible thanks to the Faithgilz Bible I requested to review! I’d been looking for something a little more “trendy”. The special binding and unique magnetic flip definitely caught my eye!  We’re…

5 Books That Have Hooked My Kids

5 Books That Have Hooked My Kids

This post may include affiliate links. Sometimes things happen that make you wonder if your child is really yours.  Today I’m talking about reading.  I’m an avid reader.  I can’t stand to be without a good book.  I’m in three…

What's For Breakfast? Yogurt Parfaits

There are mornings when I hear the pitter patter of little feet scurrying down the stairs and I immediately start to panic.  Breakfast!  They will want breakfast!  Most mornings I have already eaten and cleaned up before they wake, and…