Let Them Sleep in the Middle

This is not a post to talk about co-sleeping and whether I agree with it from a medical perspective. This is about allowing my precious babies to sleep in the middle and have snuggle time. When They Grow Up When our children grow up, move out, and leave our home, do you think it will…

Why Start Your Day With Jesus

I have been trying to explain why and come up with an explanation for why it is so important to start your day with Jesus. Tonight it hit me… I start my day with Jesus because I cannot afford to NOT!! Yes, I just did an all caps word and 2 exclamation points. My Epiphany…

Respecting and Encouraging Your Husband

If there was a fly on the wall of your house, would it say that you are respecting and encouraging to your husband? In a world that looks down upon masculinity and the very nature of a man, we as wives must counter this faulty thinking and show our husbands respect that they need as…

Preparing Your Charlotte Mason Homeschool With Mother Culture

How do you prepare for your homeschool year? We follow a Charlotte Mason method of homeschooling here at our little home and Mother Culture has become such an important part. I realized as I began homeschooling that I really did not know much about homeschooling. You can read more about how we got started homeschooling…

To the Mom Who Has Few Friends

Have you ever woken up one day and realized how few friends you have? Over time you have realized that you have fewer and fewer friends, but one day it hits you, that your friend list is quite slim. I am not talking about your social media friends, but the friends you reach out to…

Raising a Child with Food Allergies (Part 1)

Raising a child with food allergies is a lot harder than I ever imagined. It is something that is certainly not for the faint of heart. Our youngest was born with FPIES (Food Protein Induced Enterocolitis). How It All Began The day my milk came in around day 3 or 4 of life, our daughter…

Envisioning Your Children’s Childhood

Whew, I feel I must write a disclaimer before jumping into what I feel like I need to write. What I am going to write may make you feel uncomfortable, convicted, or mad and if so, please know I am sharing my heart and something I feel the Lord is leading me to write. What…

Show Yourself Grace

I am going to be honest, what I am going to tell you today may be hard to accept and believe. I am going to tell you how to show yourself grace. Showing Yourself Grace Even When is is Hard I have been working on being more productive and organizing my home. If you know…

Replacing the Negativity

What lies and negative thoughts are you believing and proclaiming? Learn why changing the negative thoughts can impact your life. I am going to be very vulnerable and tell you about a struggle of mine. For years I have thought, said, and believed negative things about myself. I never realized the impact that these negative…

A Walk Down Memory Lane

Walk with me down memory lane from a blog post written 12/1/2013 with an update at the bottom My heart gets heavy and I somewhat get that sick feeling in the pit of my stomach… All these feelings because I know this precious moment I am experiencing will soon be fleeting. It will get washed…