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Build Your Children’s Library {How To Save Over 93% On Books}

Building your children’s library doesn’t have to cost you your vacation fund. Here’s how I bought $346.00 worth of books for less than $20. That’s right, a savings of over 93%. I couldn’t be happier. Know What You’re Looking For In order to get the best deals, know what you’re looking for. The Complete Tales […]

{Creativity} The Gift That Forms A Bond

If you’re new to the blog and want to find out more about the {Live Life Fully Committed Challenge}  click {here} * * * I was a single, 22-year-old momma to a then 4-year-old son. My (now) husband, was a 22-year-old papa to a then, 5-year-old son. About two years later we were married. Together, we have […]

The 2-Minute Interaction That Changed My Life {Mercy and Justice, We’re All Called To It}

If you’re new to the blog and want to find out more about the {Live Life Fully Committed Challenge}  click {here} * * * I walked down the long, quiet hallway of the Children’s Hospital. It must have been somewhere between 10 -11 pm. I was tired. So tired.  But I had a bag of laundry […]

{The Sparkle Box} Faith Always Triumphs Fear!

If you’re new to the blog and want to find out more about the {Live Life Fully Committed Challenge}  click {here} * * * I hold the red Sparkle Box, fingers clasped around it tightly. It’s not very fancy, merely a cardboard box from the Dollar Tree. It’s the same box that overturned my Christmas.  And […]

2C16:9 Kind Of Living

The eyes of the Lord search the whole earth in order to strengthen those whose hearts are fully committed to him… (2 Chronicles 16:9, NLT) My eyes searched the text in hopes of a way out. None was found. There was no running away. There was no escape route. Any attempt of retreating was useless. I was […]

Tick. Tick. Tick. {But God…}

This is what life looks like when you’re sitting in a hospital room. Seconds turning into minutes, minutes turning into hours, hours turning into days, days turning into weeks… time just keeps moving forward. Having our world stand still can be so difficult. Especially true, when looking out of your window you notice everyone else […]

Change Your Focus {Look Forward To The Celebration}

“Mom, I really want you to come home,” my chunka-wunka of a Princess is crying now. She’s five years old and to her, these 11 days of my son’s hospitalization (over an hour away from home), feel like an eternity. I understand. It feels like an eternity for me too. Before my husband drops us […]

In The Stillness {Do You Know How To Meditate On His Good Works?}

Sometimes There’s A Lot To Do Sometimes the days are filled with reading and writing, With breakfasts, lunches, and dinners around the dining room table- Food crumbs hiding beneath, waiting to be swept. There are dishes to be washed, and piles of laundry, which never seem to vanish. There are books to be read, homework […]

You’ve Been Here Before {You Know What To Do!}

As we embarked on a new aspect of our {Live Life Fully Committed} Challenge, I found myself challenged in that particular area. As we prepared to jump into {Family Life}, my ‘family life’ was altered. Out of nowhere, my son woke up Thursday morning with hip pain, unable to bear weight on his leg. Next […]

Have Some Fight Left In You?

We spent February talking about our relationship with God. If you missed it, you can get the recap {here}. Now we’re moving out of the realm of ‘self’ and adding another dimension: Family. When we’re dealing with our own emotional and spiritual well-being, we can hide behind a smile. Although nothing is hidden from God, […]