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Family Faith and Fun Fridays:

    For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12     Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the […]

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Tuesday’s Tips: The Perfect Spring Snack

Have you ever wished you had a treasure trove of great ideas for those days when motherhood feels draining and mundane?    Ever longed for just one tried and true tip that has actually been used successfully by REAL MOMS with REAL KIDS?  Me, too!    That’s why I’ve created Tuesday’s Tips– a weekly post designed to reduce frustration and multiply inspiration in the […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: Choosing to See

Thanks to all the readers who left comments this week! I wish I could send each one of you a copy of MOPS International’s new devotional, Always There. But this week, Darath and Nacole are the lucky winners of an early Mother’s Day gift!  I can’t wait to package up your new book and send it your […]

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Faith and Family Fun Fridays: Silly Putty and Scripture

  For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit,between joint and marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays. As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I often ask God […]

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Tuesday’s Tips: Recycled Easter Fun

  Have you ever wished you had a treasure trove of great ideas for those days when motherhood feels draining and mundane?    Ever longed for just one tried and true tip that has actually been used successfully by REAL MOMS with REAL KIDS?    Me, too!    That’s why I’ve created Tuesday’s Tips- a weekly […]

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Multitude Mondays: Why Our Neighbors Might Think We’re Crazy

“The neighbors are going to think you’re crazy,” my husband had warned the first time I’d told him about my plan to begin a marvelous new Easter tradition.   He’d repeated the words last year on Easter morning as he’d kissed the top of my head and watched me traipse out the door at sunrise […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: A Sidewalk Chalk Story for Good Friday

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12     Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I […]

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Tuesday’s Tips: The Grace Garden

I’m so glad you stopped by today for Tuesday’s Tips. I hope that as you peruse this weekly IDEA SWAP, you’ll find a gold-mine of encouragement and treasure trove of creative ideas excavated straight from the sticky trenches of parenthood.Of course a SWAP wouldn’t be a true exchange without many voices. So, please consider chiming in the discussion and sharing your own great ideas. If you’ve […]

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Tuesday’s Tips: Easter Fun-Time for some Egging!

I’m so glad you stopped by today for Tuesday’s Tips. I hope that as you peruse this weekly IDEA SWAP, you’ll find a gold-mine of encouragement and treasure trove of creative ideas excavated straight from the sticky trenches of parenthood.Of course a SWAP wouldn’t be a true exchange without many voices. So, please consider chiming in the discussion and sharing your own great ideas. If […]

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Family Faith and Fun Fridays: When Jesus Took Those (Ouchy) Nails for Us…

For the word of God is alive and powerful. It is sharper than the sharpest two-edged sword, cutting between soul and spirit, between joint marrow. It exposes our innermost thoughts and desires. -Hebrews 4:12     Welcome to Family Faith and Fun Fridays! As the week winds down and I anticipate more family time over the weekend, I […]

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