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Traditions

Do Small Things

Do Small Things

What would the world be like if we encouraged each other to do small things? We’ve all heard “Do Great Things”…. But what if doing truly great things means doing exceptionally small things? In a Christian world that encourages the “radical,” I believe we’ve underestimated […]

More Housekeeping {AHEM} and a challenge.

More Housekeeping {AHEM} and a challenge.

So yesterday I told you how I do not do it all. here  And I still got email! So, I just want to explain. On the days when we do “crafts” for Christmas, that is pretty much all we do. Oh, we make our beds and […]

Traditions Are Memories You Choose To Create

Traditions Are Memories You Choose To Create

Easter is just around the corner. Do you have any special family traditions? If not, I would encourage you to start some! When you choose a family tradition, you are making a memory through consistency and ritual.  It takes a little planning (and of course […]