Giving Thanks with a Grateful Heart

Some years ago, our family chose a Bible verse to guide our days and our steps, to help us focus on who we wanted to be and how we wanted to live. [1 Thessalonians 5:16-18] Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything, give thanks. Simple words that pack a powerful punch. Easy to … [Read more...]

You were Created . . . to Create.

Each of us  was made to be creative (yes, every one of us.) We are all made in the image of The Creator, The Author of Life. He created. And so we create as well.  You may get creative at the sewing machine or with your scrapbooking supplies or your paintbrush and easel, But there's a lot more to … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 1.19.17

Welcome to another round of Encouraging Hearts and Home with a brand new blog hop for you today. First, let's have a look at last week's most viewed post. Very timely, as we are all working to get our homes and lives organized:  Free Organization Printables from Jenn at Clean & Scentsible has … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts and Home Blog Hop 1.12.17

Welcome back to Encouraging Hearts and Home blog hop (formerly known as Hearts for Home). We had so many amazing posts shared in last week's party. It was hard to choose which to feature this week. The most viewed post last week was Top 10 Favorite Posts from There's No Place Like Home. It's always … [Read more...]

An Alphabet to Encourage the Homeschooling Mom

I've often said that when I began homeschooling my children I began my own education all over again. I've learned so much alongside my children. It's been an exciting journey with many ups and downs, twists and turns. Sometimes the thing that kept me going was the listening ear of a friend or a kind … [Read more...]