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5 Ways to Raise Grateful Kids {Day 11}

5 Ways to Raise Grateful Kids {Day 11}

Every time my four-year-old niece greets her grandfather at the door, she plants both her hands on her hips with her feet apart, saying, ‘Where are the presents?’ Her grandfather, who is incredibly generous, hands her an envelope with money in it. But, this little girl doesn’t realize money is present-worthy at this point and… Continue Reading

Helping Children Be Thankful with Just a Little      {Day 10}

Helping Children Be Thankful with Just a Little {Day 10}

If you’ve followed Michelle for any amount of time, then you know that her family lives a minimalist lifestyle. This hasn’t necessarily been by choice, but it has become her way of life and they will be thankful for it. Here’s her story . . . It wasn’t always easy. I went through seasons of… Continue Reading

3 Secrets in Teaching Kids Gratitude

3 Secrets in Teaching Kids Gratitude

First of all, to all my blog subscribers, I apologize for unfinished blog posts being emailed to you earlier today. I’ve been in El Salvador interviewing teachers & students for our new school, as well as working with our scholarship students and hosting Bible study for our teen girls. All that to say, I’ve written… Continue Reading

Gratitude Journal Ideas {Day 5}

Gratitude Journal Ideas {Day 5}

If you’re looking for gratitude journal ideas for your kids or family, you’re in the right place. I even made a quick video for you to watch! Many years ago, I read One Thousand Gifts and was encouraged to start my own gratitude journal. I now have 4619 things to be thankful for. It’s encouraging… Continue Reading

Things to Be Thankful For

Today marks a new year of 30 Days of Thanksgiving Ideas. I’ll start with making a list of things to be thankful for as a family. Over the next 30 days, I will post thanksgiving ideas from many different bloggers. You’ll get ideas for preschoolers, elementary, secondary and many for your entire family. We will… Continue Reading

30 Days of Thanksgiving Ideas

30 Days of Thanksgiving Ideas

I love fall which includes Thanksgiving. If you’ve read my blog for any amount of time, you know I believe in gratitude. Gratitude changes lives. Gratitude changes my life. Gratitude changes kids’ lives. This year our 30 Days in November will center on Thanksgiving ideas for you to use in your family, with your kids… Continue Reading

FREE Thanksgiving Bible Study

FREE Thanksgiving Bible Study

I finished the first part of my Thanksgiving Bible study and want to give it to you…for free! It’s a word study on “eucharisteo”, the Greek word for thanks. There are a few questions about eucharisteo in the beginning and then a chart for all the verses where this word is used in the New… Continue Reading

FREE Thanksgiving Notebooking Pages

November has flown by for our family and Thanksgiving is here.  My prayer is this week will be one where we turn to God in total thankfulness … regardless of our current circumstances. Our family has had great highs & lows this past year, but we continue to turn to Him with a grateful heart…. Continue Reading

30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

30 Days of Thanksgiving Activities for Kids

Normally, I have all 30 days of Thanksgiving activities for kids ready for my blog. This year I’m running late due to an unexpected death in our family on November 3.  So….here’s a listing of last year’s Thanksgiving activities for kids that you can use as you encourage your kids to be grateful in all… Continue Reading

FREE Thanksgiving Notebooking Pages

I just saw these and want to be sure you grab these Free Thanksgiving Notebooking Pages. Just click the image below and you’ll be taken to this freebie. These are perfect for all ages … and a great way for your kids to write about Thanksgiving 2016 in your home. If you like these free… Continue Reading