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Football + Moms: Busy Mom’s Game Plan

It’s that time again … Super Bowl Sunday and everyone is excited about the big game. Or, at least the party to watch the big game. Our Life Group meets this afternoon and will watch the Super Bowl afterwards. Even if you’re not into football, this Game Plan is for you if you’re a mom…. Continue Reading

Do You Need Miracles from God in 2020?

Do You Need Miracles from God in 2020?

Happy New Year! As I begin a new year & a new decade, I believe we will see miracles from God in 2020. Let me share what happened this morning & why I believe we will have miracles this coming year. Before I started praying this morning, I noticed a WhatsApp message. For those of… Continue Reading

Joy at Christmas … Is it possible?

Joy at Christmas … Is it possible?

Merry Christmas! It’s the most wonderful time of the year … time to have joy at Christmas. But is it possible? Today we celebrate Jesus’ birth. What more is there to give joy. But how do you have joy when you’re busy or overwhelmed … when life isn’t easy. Normally, I share family stories of… Continue Reading

Most Important Talk with Kids at Christmas

Most Important Talk with Kids at Christmas

What is the most important talk you can have with your kids at Christmas? I’ve received many answers that include some of these: true reason for the season giving not always asking how to be charitable and not selfish to be grateful for what we receive. These are all important ideas to share with your… Continue Reading

How to Simplify Your Life

How to Simplify Your Life

Last month, I asked homeschoolers their biggest challenge in homeschooling. Can you relate to these? Stress, anxiety, burnout (even before they started the school year) Need more time in the day Ovewhelmed with it all Being consistent with my kids, my home, my family Procrastination Too busy, too many activities How to plan and stick… Continue Reading

How to Organize Recipes as a Homeschool Mom & Recipe Binder Freebie

How to Organize Recipes as a Homeschool Mom & Recipe Binder Freebie

Do you have recipes in all sorts of places in hopes of being ready to cook for your family? Figuring out how to organize recipes can overwhelm you, especially as a homeschool mom. Homeschooling is tough enough, but add cooking three meals a day, and you can lose your mind trying to stay organize. So,… Continue Reading

Easy Family Meal Ideas for Homeschool Moms

Easy Family Meal Ideas for Homeschool Moms

When I was homeschooling, I planned a lot behind the scenes. Not only did I plan the kids weekly lessons, I always looked for easy, family meal ideas and other ways to keep our home going while I homeschooled. It can be a real balancing act for homeschool moms. Really, a balancing act for all… Continue Reading

Will You Join Me for this Challenge?

Will You Join Me for this Challenge?

If you came over to my home, I’d want you to come to the back door … like all our good friends do.  I’d welcome you and offer you something to drink.  But, I’d be hoping you stayed downstairs during your visit. If you went upstairs, I’d be totally embarrassed. Sometimes my overnight guests or… Continue Reading

How to Clean House with Kids

How to Clean House with Kids

How to clean house with kids underfoot can be challenging. That’s why I made a quick video for you. I show you the good, the bad, the ugly in my home right now. You’ll also learn what we taught our kids about house cleaning, from preschool to high school. We believed our kids should contribute to… Continue Reading

Joy & Hope at Easter

On Mom’s Monday Lunch Bunch yesterday I shared the 8 stations of the Cross that Protestants could use with their family. I didn’t stop at the Cross, but moved ahead to share joy and hope … joy and hope at Easter, even when we are suffering, rejected, depressed or overwhelmed. How can you have hope… Continue Reading