Learning to Love Others Well – Listen, Love, Repeat #BookReview

Are you looking for a way to love others well in your sphere of influence? Listen, Love, Repeat: Other-Centered Living in a Self-Centered World  is a new book by Karen Ehman that shows you just how to do that. I was blessed to be on Karen’s Launch team (so fun, by the way!), and hear her share […]

How to Say Goodbye to Angry, Stressed-Out Parenting

We’ve hit a really hard season in our family that we’ve been stuck in for a while, now.  I’m ashamed to admit it, but we’ve been stuck in an awful angry-cycle.  My husband and I weren’t on the same page, we weren’t connecting with the kids and everyone has been yelling and fighting.  It was […]

Parenting Is Heart Work #heartparenting {Book Review}

Did you ever notice how each stage of parenting kids makes you feel like a newbie parent all over again?   And just when you think you have things figured out, either a new phase comes along or the next kid changes things up? My oldest just turned 10 last month, and it blows my […]

Another Heart Parenting Giveaway Opportunity!

Hey Guys, So I apologize for not posting about this giveaway sooner – forgive me, as I’ve fallen behind! This is a fantastic giveaway for the book that I am currently reviewing.  You still have a few days to enter, so hop on over to the rafflecopter quickly! We are back with another great giveaway […]

For the Parent Who Is Tired of Nagging….. #heartparenting {Motivate Your Child Book Review}

We’ve been struggling with some issues in our home lately that is driving this momma batty…. The attitudes….having to remind our kiddos over and over and over and over to do their homework/get ready for school/pick up after themselves….the indignation when we let them know that they’re responsible for cleaning up their own messes… In […]

Would You Like to Learn How to Motivate Your Child from a Christian Standpoint?

I am excited to share with you about a new book I’m reading this month — Motivate Your Child: A Christian Parent’s Guide to Raising Kids Who Do What They Need to Do Without Being Told. Doesn’t that sound amazing? Isn’t that what you want for your kids?  {I know that this is something that my […]

Intentional Marriage: The Art of Loving Your Husband {Review}

I have a confession to make.   I’ve had Intentional Marriage for a while now, and I’ve been MEANING to review it.  I haven’t done all 30 days in order, but I do find myself turning to it when things are….shall we say choppy in our house? Crystal Brothers of Serving Joyfully wrote this book, and […]

Would This Help You Be A Better Parent/Spouse/Friend/Business Owner?

Who among us doesn’t want to lead a life worth emulating? With great kids, a loving marriage, a successful career or business and a closer, faith-filled walk with the Lord. But for many of us, making that a reality is big challenge! Balancing life’s priorities can seem a bit overwhelming at times. The pressures of […]

Real Food On A Real Budget {Review}

   What it is: Real Food On A Real Budget: How to Eat Healthy for Less is a compilation of practical ideas for growing your own food, canning/preserving, and making better overall food choices for your family. Written by Stephanie Langford of Keeper of the Home, it is a book for moms who are trying to […]

Learning How to Coupon and Save Money with Strategic Shopping

I am not a “couponer” by nature.  Sure, I always check for promo codes before placing online orders, but I either don’t think to use a coupon, or I can never FIND the coupon I need except for when I’m going to the craft store. My husband and I try to shop sales when we […]