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Letting Go of the Old, Welcoming the New: A Spiritual Spring Cleaning Checklist

Letting Go of the Old, Welcoming the New: A Spiritual Spring Cleaning Checklist

Spring is here and I feel like cleaning and decluttering my home. After helping my family clean out my grandmother’s house, I realized that my own home needed a thorough slimming down as I’d accumulated a lot of stuff over the years! I have plenty 

Embracing an Abundant Life During Seasons of Transformation

Embracing an Abundant Life During Seasons of Transformation

Hello, friends. This space has been quiet, though life has been anything but quiet. We are truly in a season of change as a family. I wanted to catch you up on a few of the changes we’ve experienced together and share one word that 

Is the Log in Your Eye, Mom?

Is the Log in Your Eye, Mom?

We’re talking about the Christian home and last time we talked about making sure our theology matches our practice because what we say we believe is really a waste of breath if we don’t value it enough to live it. God has placed children in 

Make Sure Your Home Life Matches Your Theology

Make Sure Your Home Life Matches Your Theology

“Taste and see that the Lord is good.” I’ve spent many years thinking about Christian parenting and discipleship. Over the last 28 years, I’ve read…shall we say…many books on child raising and education. (My overflowing bookcases tell the story! Sharing a few favs at the 

Don’t Add to the Brokenness with More Sin.

Don’t Add to the Brokenness with More Sin.

“Unbind him and let him go.” (Jesus, in John 11:44) Lazarus was dead and had been for days. Then, by a spoken command of the Lord, he was made alive. From stone dead to NOT dead. Think about that for a minute. Alive because of 

End of the Year Report for Homemaking

End of the Year Report for Homemaking

The end of the year is a time for reflection. Many businesses and ministries give an annual report of their progress. It’s a way to remind interested parties of the direction, highlights, and worth of the work completed.Imagine if mothers sent out an end of 

Embracing a Growth Mindset and Growing in Grace

Embracing a Growth Mindset and Growing in Grace

We are just beginning to feel the drop in temperatures as the seasons shift here in New England. The cool nights come as a relief since this summer has been unusually hot and humid and rain scarce. We are once again experiencing shifts in family 

How to make Sea Buckthorn Cleansing Oil

How to make Sea Buckthorn Cleansing Oil

This post contains Amazon Affiliate links to products I use and enjoy. I get a small percentage back on products purchased through these links. Thanks for supporting this blog in that way. Today I want to share a recipe for making sea buckthorn cleansing oil 

30 Day Summer Bible Memory Challenge

30 Day Summer Bible Memory Challenge

Hello. Can you believe summer is here? I am so looking forward to REST this summer but I don’t want to coast in my Christian walk. I don’t want to waste my summer, so to that end, I was praying about what book study we 

3 Truths for Waiting Well

3 Truths for Waiting Well

I’m currently drinking tea and waiting for my homemade Italian braid to brown in the oven. The anticipation of warm bread slathered with butter makes my waiting easy. I’m also awaiting the imminent arrival of our fourth grandchild. These are happy anticipations. But sometimes waiting