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Easter Ideas for Kids

Over the next few days, I’ll be sharing Easter ideas for kids & resources that I wish were available when my kids were young. When I was a kid, we celebrated Easter on Sunday. When my kids were young, we celebrated Palm …..Sunday, Good Friday and Easter Sunday. When my kids were older, we celebrated… Continue Reading

Add Meaning to Your Christmas & SAVE 50% with our 3 Day Christmas Sale

Add Meaning to Your Christmas & SAVE 50% with our 3 Day Christmas Sale

SAVE 50% 3 Day Christmas Sale thru Dec 11 Grab any or all of our individual Christmas ebooks for a 50% discount. Click on the book or title and you’ll be taken to the page where you can place your order. It’s so simple. And, using these resources will save you lots of time &… Continue Reading

7 Family Christmas Traditions

7 Family Christmas Traditions

We have several family Christmas traditions. I hope they encourage you to have your own family traditions.   Giving Gifts to Missionaries As a family, we chose one of our missionary families & contacted them to see what type of gift would be helpful to their kids. My kids sold pumpkin bread & chocolate chip… Continue Reading

Character Development for Kids {5 Days of How to Homeschool}

Character Development for Kids {5 Days of How to Homeschool}

I planned to go on to Teaching Tip #2, but wanted to share a story about character development for kids. When I think back on the times my kids were here at home, there are a few character flaws that come to mind: Arguing Disobedience Honesty Complaining …. which all stem from Selfishness! If I… Continue Reading

5 Days of How to Homeschool: Teaching Tip #1

5 Days of How to Homeschool: Teaching Tip #1

This week,  I’ll be running a series that includes 4 tips I encourage homeschool moms to do, especially if they want their kids to grow in wisdom and Biblical thinking.  Step by step ideas on how to homeschool! Check back every day…or sign up for updates in the box to the right —>>> Read on… Continue Reading

Sermon Notes & Bible Study Journal {FREE ebook}

Sermon Notes & Bible Study Journal {FREE ebook}

Rebecca, of Mom’s Mustard Seeds, has done it again. I am so excited to share with you her FREE ebook called Sermon Notes & Bible Study Journal. The purpose of this journal is to help parents travel this new journey through the life of your teens. If you’re like me, you know you didn’t blink;… Continue Reading

Why Take Family Mission Trips ?

Why Take Family Mission Trips ?

I’m headed home from another mission trip, thinking back to the times we took our own family mission trips.  Our kids were 5-10 years old at the time, as we traveled deep into the mountains of Mexico.  If you ask my kids, they would tell you those trips were some of the best we took…. Continue Reading

66 Summer Fun Trip Ideas

66 Summer Fun Trip Ideas

  Summer trips can be lots of fun. That’s why I created our 66 Summer Fun Trip Ideas list. Thanks for stopping by. If you’re looking for a list of summer fun ideas, enter your first name and primary email below. We’ll send our list to you immediately. Our list includes places our family has… Continue Reading

Bored, Nothing to Do This Summer? Summer Activities for Kids

Bored, Nothing to Do This Summer? Summer Activities for Kids

“Mom, I’m bored. There’s nothing to do!” I’m sure you never hear that in your house, right? Have you ever read the book by Peter Spier, Bored, Nothing To Do? It’s about two brothers who are bored so their mom sends them outside to do “something”. Out in the garage, they build an airplane and… Continue Reading

Celebrating Easter this week & Spring Bible studies

Celebrating Easter this week & Spring Bible studies

It’s Passion Week. How will you be celebrating Easter –  Jesus’ death & resurrection? Did you know that many countries shut down for Passion Week. I just returned from El Salvador and the kids are on vacation from school this week. Government entities are closed across the world.  Maybe Americans could learn from others in… Continue Reading