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Do you ever wish you could start over with motherhood? Go back to the beginning and cherish the things that have gone by or do things differently? One mom looks back on the past nine years and shares why she wishes she could go back to having only one child.

Why I Wish I Could Go Back to Only Having One Child

Remember the days before advanced digital photography? That’s when my first child was born. The picture is a bit dark, but it’s hard to miss this sweet little one. With his Gerber baby lips, soft dark hair and rosy cheeks, this child changed my existence. His birth was rather traumatic, and the moment he was […]

6 honest ways to make money blogging

6 Honest Ways to Make Money Blogging

This post was originally published in September of 2013. In our What to Expect in Blogging: The Early Years series, we’ve talked about lots of great topics with some good conversation to boot! Among other things, we’ve chatted about creating a vision for your blog, making a blog schedule that works for you, how to write […]

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Mom 2 Mom Monday Link Up

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and […]

With Write Through the Bible Junior you can teach your kids handwriting, letter sounds and God's word at the same time!

How to Teach Your Child Handwriting and the Bible at the Same Time!

There are a lot of awesome ways to incorporate the Bible into everyday activities. I share a lot of ways you can teach Scripture to your kids here at the blog! Sometimes, though, it can become challenging to think up new ideas to do so if you are not the creative type (raising my hand).  My […]

Is our home a haven for our children? Somewhere they will always feel valued, safe and loved? Here are some ways we can create a warm and encouraging environment for our kids!

How to Make Your Home a Haven for Your Children

As I was returning home from an errand a couple of days ago, I glanced out my car windows as I rolled slowly down our small town streets. I couldn’t help but notice several high-school age kids walking down the windy street, the guys punching each other on the shoulders, the girls laughing. Knowing some of the situations […]

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American Girl Doll Sale at Zulily for a Very Limited Time!! Save up to 30%!

**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links My six year old daughter was so excited this morning to see that Zulily is having a fantastic sale on American Girl dolls and accessories!  There are several dolls to choose from, as well as […]

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5 Ways to Save Time in the Kitchen and Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up #24

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and […]

Every mother has days when they feel like they're not enough or that they've let their children down in some way. I know that's what I've been going through lately! But there is hope, fellow moms! Be encouraged with these 3 truths you can call to mind and remember when you feel like a failure as a mom.

3 Truths to Remember When You Feel Like a Failure as a Mom

  When I was in high school, I starred in a one-act play called “This is a Test” by Stephen Gregg. It tells the story of a teenage boy who gets up on the wrong side of the bed on the day of a very important exam (which he is convinced will determine how the rest of […]

14 free printable Bible verse cards with Scriptures to pray over your children! Praying Scripture over our kids is such a powerful thing, and sometimes we need a reminder of exactly how and what to pray for our kids. These Bible verse notecards can help you with just that!

14 Bible Verses Every Mom Can Pray Over Her Children

Here we are, already into March! At the beginning of the year I intended to share the “top” 14 Bible verses we are praying over our kids in 2015, along with unveiling some beautiful printable Bible verse notecards that can be printed to remind us of these verses as we go about the day. However, time […]

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How to Get Your Kids to Stay in Bed and Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up!

Welcome to the Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up! We are so glad you are here.  We hope you will join us each Monday at 9am EST to link-up, hop around, encourage others, and be encouraged. The Mom 2 Mom Monday Link-Up is built on the foundation of 1 Thessalonians 5:11 Therefore encourage one another and […]

Lots of Berenstain Bears books Living Lights series for 99 cents and $1.99 on Kindle now! Grab them quick!

Deeply Discounted Berenstain Bears Faith-Based Books for Kindle on Amazon!

We love the Berenstain Bears! Who doesn’t remember those books from their childhood. Some of my favorites when I was young were The New Baby and Too Much Junk Food. Right now you can find a whole lot of books from the Berenstain Bears faith-based series “Living Lights” for 99 cents and $1.99 on Kindle or […]

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