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 […]

Busy Momma? Here’s A Devotional Just For You

  Who understands the busyness of being a Momma better than another Mom “in the trenches”?  “Putting on the Spirit: Ten-Minute Devotions for Busy Moms“, by Katie Horner, is a book written FOR busy moms BY a busy mom. Putting on the Spirit is a 28-day devotional broken down into bite-sized chunks just for Mommas […]

My Beloved And My Friend ~ Not Just Another Marriage Book

I just finished reading  My Beloved and My Friend: How to Be Married to Your Best Friend Without Changing Spouses by Hal & Melanie Young, authors of Raising Real Men. I especially love the tagline of the book! 🙂 The Youngs wrote this book because: When Hal was diagnosed with stage IV cancer, it was a […]

“Desperate” – The Book I Could Have Written {sort of}

“Desperate: Hope for the Mom Who Needs to Breathe” is a wonderful book that was just released this week (and is already in its second printing – woohoo!), written by Sarah Mae and Sally Clarkson. Sarah Mae is an in-the-trenches mom of young kiddos, and she was wonderfully blessed to have Sally (who has raised […]

With the Children on Sundays {TOS #homeschool review}

With the Children on Sundays  by Sylvanus Stall and Grace and Truth Books is a collection of Biblical teachings for children, first published in 1893, and then brought back into print in 1995. From the website: Filled with many of the most delightful family readings you’ll find anywhere, from an author with great skill in […]

Journeys of Faithfulness {TOS #homeschool review}

  Have you ever felt a yearning for a closeness to God that feels out of reach?  Do you struggle to read your Bible daily?  Has your heart longed for a Bible Study or Devotional that made you want to turn back to your Bible with fresh eyes and a willingness that was previously lacking? […]

Beloved Books: Sugar Creek Gang Audio Library

We just learned about The Sugar Creek Gang, despite that the series was written back in 1939 by Baptist minister, Paul Hutchens. If you’re not familiar with them, The Sugar Creek Gang is a  Christian-based adventure series revolving around the young lives of Bill Collins and his friends Circus, Dragonfly, Poetry, Big Jim and Little […]

IndoctriNation: Public Schools and the Decline of Christianity {Moms of Master Books Review}

IndoctriNation: Public Schools and the Decline of Christianity is the latest book that the Moms of MasterBooks is reviewing, and it accompanies the movie of the same name. This book was a tough one for me to read.  It is a radical cry for Christians to yank their children from Public Schools, and homeschool them. […]

Already Gone {Why Your Kids Will Quit Church & What You Can Do To Stop It}

Over the years we have been noticing a steady decrease in Sunday School numbers in our church. I know in my church (and apparently in churches around the world), we focus on trying to keep high schoolers coming to church every week.    According to the data collected by Britt Beemer for Ken Ham’s book “Already […]

A Cry From Egypt {TOS #homeschool Review}

  “A Cry from Egypt” is a work of historical fiction written by homeschool graduate, Hope Auer.  She began writing this book seven years ago, at the age of 13, when she was studying Ancient Egypt with her family.  At the time, she was assigned to write a short historical fiction based on what she […]