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How to Avoid Christmas Stress this Year

I don’t know about you, but I’ve had a wild week. You name it, it’s gone wrong. In some ways it’s a comedy of errors. In other ways, I believe it’s the enemy trying to steal my peace. You may feel the same way trying to avoid Christmas stress right now. Since last weekend …. Continue Reading

Quit Comparing so Moms Can Reduce Stress

Quit Comparing so Moms Can Reduce Stress

That’s right…quit comparing yourself to everyone else, especially on Facebook, Pinterest, and Instagram. You’re comparing yourself to someone else’s highlight reel, not real life.  Here are some suggestions to help you. I mentioned a list of truths to help you stop comparing. Here are a few words for women from Life Church. I am the… Continue Reading

Mom’s Monday Lunch Bunch

Mom’s Monday Lunch Bunch

I can’t wait any longer to tell you … If you’ve been reading my emails recently, you might remember that I said I have a big announcement on Monday…the first day of Homeschool Super Heroes. I can’t wait any longer to tell you. I’m going to spill the beans today! I have a long list… Continue Reading

How Do You Love the Unlovely?

How Do You Love the Unlovely?

Do you know someone who isn’t walking with God? …….…hurting others along the way? Do you have a spouse who isn’t following God? Do you have kids who are making unwise choices? Do you have friends who mean well, but hurt you with their words or actions? Is your heart broken over a relationship in… Continue Reading

When I am Weak … Are you tired of being weak?

When I am Weak … Are you tired of being weak?

Earlier this summer I was in El Salvador at the end of our last SHIP trip.  God showed me that when I am weak, He is right there? What about you…are you tired of being weak? Heads up … August will be a bit full here on the blog. Get ready for encouragement from God… Continue Reading

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

Fun Back to School Ideas {for homeschoolers}

I know some of you homeschool year round, but I liked taking rest during the summer. I was more of a Labor Day to Memorial Day homeschooler, taking a “Sabbath” during the summer.  My kids still learned during the summer, but that’s another post. I love August as a back to school time. New school… Continue Reading

Mothers Day Activities for Kids {Weekend Links}

Tomorrow is Mother’s Day. Are you ready?  If not (or think your spouse needs some ideas), here are some fun Mothers Day activities for kids that you can complete this coming week. Click on any link to get more information. Beautiful Beyond Words – Journal, Plaque, and Mug Gift Set Mom & Me book made… Continue Reading

Is a Homeschool Convention Worth Your Time & Money?

Is a Homeschool Convention Worth Your Time & Money?

Before I started homeschooling, I decided to check out the Houston homeschool convention. In my mind, it was a one-stop shopping place to get all my curriculum with no shipping charges. And that was all! A place to save money on my curriculum. Little did I know (or expect) God had so much more for… Continue Reading

9 Lessons on Forgiveness {One Word for 2017}

9 Lessons on Forgiveness {One Word for 2017}

Many blogs are posting their “one word” goal for 2018. I’ve done that in years past, but I want to do something different this year. Look back on 2017. Too often, we choose a word in January and forget what it is the following December. Many words that describe what God taught me in 2017…. Continue Reading

My 9 Favorite Books of 2017

My 9 Favorite Books of 2017

Today’s the first day of 2018, so I’m taking a look back at 2017 this week. Let’s start with my favorite books of 2017. I love to read. This year, I read less fiction and more non-fiction than normal. Which books were my favorites? #1 – How to Forgive … When You Don’t Feel Like… Continue Reading