{A Gift For You}

        As a gift of appreciation to all my readers, feel free to right-click on the picture below, download, and print.  From our family to yours, Merry Christmas!    

{Peace On Earth, Goodwill To Men}

Where Is The Good? Pain has a way of messing with your vision obscuring everything around you. Hearts writhing in pain, bleeding, almost unto death. Knots of despair stuck in your throat threatening to choke you, not allowing you to speak, words unable to flow. It becomes an opaque filter, impenetrable to light. Things become […]

{The Greatest Story Ever Told!}

Every year when it’s time to put up our Christmas tree, I pull out a cardboard box and she is immediately delighted. “Mom, can I help?!” “Of course you can… just be careful,” and I hand her the box. She opens it up with such delight, carefully pulling each figure out of its styrofoam compartment. […]

{More Father’s Day Ideas}

Good morning ya’ll. The weekend is right around the corner. If you haven’t already started, make sure to set aside some time to come up with ideas (and implement them) on how you will celebrate the special dads in your life.   {Weekend Challenge} Finish creating your gift list and idea list. Needs some ideas? […]

{Celebrating Father’s Day }

Father’s Day is quickly approaching and I know one special guy who deserves to be spoiled and treated. So how do you let that special dad in your life know just how much they mean to you? I have to admit, I’m new at this. Although I’ve been married for 6 years and we celebrate […]

{Good Friday}

It’s Good Friday. Today we remember the death of Jesus. Today, I am reminded of all in me that needs to die so that He may live. Today, I’m starving the flesh. I’m killing areas of me that have long fought to stay alive. Today, I sacrifice…a sacrifice which is so small in comparison to […]

{Spring & Easter: Fun and crafts}

Since Spring hit the calendar, we’ve been working on some crafts and having fun with food. Some are really easy, others took more work and time. But all of them, were fun and helped bring in the Spring-time atmosphere and fun. {Coffee Filter Butterflies} We simply took coffee filters and used Food Coloring to splash […]

{Make Your Own Resurrection Eggs}

For the past couple of days, we’ve been learning about Easter here at home. I wanted to find a way to teach my daughter the real reason for Easter, the reason of our faith- Jesus, His sacrificial demonstration of love on the cross, and His glorious resurrection. In order to teach her this in a […]

{Preparing Your Heart For a New Year…}

I am so glad you decided to stop by today! Why? Because it’s December 8th and in just a few short weeks, we will be done with 2011. Can you believe that?  Can you believe that we are getting ready to celebrate Christmas followed by a brand New Year?! Let me start with this great […]

{Family Time: Thanksgiving Day Crafts and Recipe}

I love the FAMILY FUN website. They have the absolute cutest crafts, ideas, recipes and more for the family. Check out some of the ones I found for Thanksgiving Day. I think I better get out my craft supplies and get started!!! By the way, don’t forget to get your FREE DOWNLOADABLE PRINTABLE: {Cultivate A […]