15 Scriptures to Pray in the Darkness

The diagnosis was devastating and yet not unexpected. My grandmother had been sick for a long time, but because she never wanted to go to the doctor, her symptoms puzzled us all for almost a year. Then, finally, an answer. Pancreatic cancer. Death would come within months. She had lived a long and blessed life….but […] Read more…

Bible Verse Lunchbox Notes for Early Readers!

A few weeks ago, I created Bible verse lunchbox notes for elementary and older children. I wanted to know if any of you could use lunchbox notes for your early readers too! The response was an overwhelming “yes!” so I made six Scripture verse lunchbox notes with simple verses that are designed for children who […] Read more…

Dayspring BOGO Sale!

Dayspring is having a BOGO sale on all of their “encouragement” products, now through September 15! I love Dayspring’s beautiful designs, they have amazing new planners and Bible journaling materials too! It’s a company I love to support when I want a Scripture themed gift! The products that are in this particular sale are fun […] Read more…

When You Need a Little Parenting Encouragement….

As adults, we’re pretty awesome at a lot of things. We tackle big challenges in our careers, our finances, and our health. We build impressive things. We write legal documents. We manage teams and conferences and estates and classrooms. But when it comes to parenting, we often feel surprisingly unsure whether we know what we’re […] Read more…

My Favorite Things Giveaway!!

I’m so excited to share this special Favorite Things Giveaway with you! I have teamed up with several wonderful businesses and artists to bring you an assortment of goodies that will bless and encourage you this summer! Before I jump into what is up for grabs in MY giveaway, take a look at the 8 OTHER giveaways […] Read more…

Two Mindset Changes to Help You Stay Calm Instead of Losing Your Temper

There are days you feel like you’ve done everything right. And then….. The eight year old melts into a puddle of tears because you won’t let her have a playdate with her favorite friend. Your pre-teen fights with you after a long day of school over a project due tomorrow that he should have begun […] Read more…

St. Patrick’s Day Bible Verse Scavenger Hunt

How do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? Do you eat mint ice cream while wearing green clothing like our family does? :) We’re not Irish, but we love traditions and it’s fun to participate in all the little holidays too! What I love about March 17 is the opportunity for Christian parents to talk to […] Read more…

Spring Cleaning Your Spiritual Life: Tips for Doing Family Devotions (plus a Giveaway)!

Winter is almost over–hooray!!–and so our minds naturally start to shift to “spring cleaning” or “decluttering”. Many times spring cleaning is focused on renewing and refreshing our physical homes, but since I share mostly about family life and teaching Scripture to your kids here on the blog, I thought it might be fun to share […] Read more…

Free Valentine’s Day Bookmarks to Color!

Hi all! Although I haven’t mentioned it before on the blog, I’m a consultant with Usborne Books and More! We have an amazing selection of kids books for all ages that not only teach the mind, but encourage the heart. I’ve enjoyed sharing how to nurture a love of reading in your home with lots of […] Read more…

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