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Free Easter Scripture Verse Printable for Your Home

Today I have a FREE download for you, a beautiful Easter/Resurrection Sunday Scripture printable made by my friend Lindsey from The Road to 31. It is an 8×10 printable of 1 Peter 1:3, perfect for hanging on Easter weekend and beyond, because Jesus Christ is risen!      Just click here to download it to […]


3 Ways We Celebrate Easter {How to Keep It Christ-Centered}

For Christians, Easter really is celebrated every day of the year.  We know that our Savior lives and that is something to always be excited about.  When it comes to teaching this to our children we always try our hardest around these holidays to observe, focus, and engage our kids in what Christ really has […]


5 Ideas for Ministering to Others Even with Small Children at Home

It’s uncomfortable saying this, but for a very long time, I’ve been making excuses. Many of them, really, about a variety of things, but most specifically about ministering to others. You see, I have four small children, and my husband and I believe our kids are my main ministry. This is a worthy thing, but it slowly […]


Babies & Beyond Link-Up #42

Have you heard that the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is coming back and is better than ever?  Click on over to my coming soon post, where I share all the details on this fabulous sale–80+ eBooks and ecourses for $29.95 {plus bonuses worth over $200}!! And now….  Welcome to the Babies & Beyond Link-up! I’d invite […]


Coming Soon…..

Does anyone remember the Ultimate Homemaking Bundle from last spring? Whether you do remember it, have a faint recollection of it, or are wondering what in the world I’m babbling on about, let me share with you this super exciting news! The 2014 Ultimate Homemaking Bundle is coming soon and it’s better than ever! Woo hoo! […]

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What We Think of Samaritan Ministries After One Year as Members

In December of 2012, we dropped our traditional health insurance and joined a “medical sharing group” called Samaritan Ministries International. We had officially gone crazy. I talk in a previous post about exactly how Samaritan Ministries works. {It meets the “insurance” requirements set in place by the government so that we won’t be fined.} Then […]


99 Cent Sale – Easter Themed Printables! {Grab Them Now!}

Looking for some Easter themed printables for your preschool and elementary age kiddos? Grab the Easter Printables for Kids pack for only 99 cents through 8 AM (CST) on Thursday, April 10!  This is another great printable pack from Kristy at Little Natural Cottage! Here’s what you’ll get for the extremely affordable price of 99 […]

Purposeful Mother’s Day Projects

Do something different this year with a meaningful celebration Mother’s Day is always a special day to look forward to for mothers, as their husbands and children come together and create crafts or paper flowers to give to them on their special day. It’s the one day of the year that’s dedicated to making moms […]


When People We Admire Disappoint Us

Doug Phillips. Bill Gothard. Ted Haggard. Take a quick look around the internet news websites or on any number of blogs and you’ll likely see stories or comments on these three individuals. Those in high positions of leadership who commandeered many a follower until recently when their moral failures made it impossible for them to […]


Why Would You Ever Brush Your Teeth with Clay?

Back in the early {funny} years of the TV show “The Office”, the character of Dwight Schrute, a salesman at the paper company who also owned a family beet farm, was quoted as saying that he brushed his teeth with “butter and clay”.  And that’s a little crazy, right? I mean, who would brush their teeth with clay? […]