Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop 1.4.18

Welcome to the first Encouraging Hearts & Home blog hop of 2018! I'm so glad you stopped in and I hope you'll be able to take time to visit a few of our awesome participants who offer encouragement and inspiration for our hearts, our homes, our families. Last week, at the last party of 2017, the … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop 12.28.17

Another year is coming to a close. We've had so many amazing posts shared in our Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop these past 12 months! You all have shared the creative, the clever, the sweet and tender, the practical and the inspirational. You've provided encouragement to our hearts and our … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop 12.21.17

Today I walked to our nearby town center with my daughter and neighbor. Sunshine, patches of white snow, red berry bushes, frisky squirrels - these are just a few amazing things we noticed. Green wreaths trimmed with red bows, twinkling lights peeking from picture windows - reminders to me that the … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop 12.14.17

The kids and I are busy baking, creating, wrapping and packaging while singing and dancing to our favorite Christmas music. You can be sure we are making time for time-honored traditions like decorating sugar cookies and building gingerbread houses. Nothing encourages those in my home like family … [Read more...]

Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop 12.7.17

I took the kids on our annual Christmas Shopping Excursion the other day. I won't be giving away any surprises, but these shopping trips are getting waaaay easier now that they are all getting so grown up! The four children still at home do a lot of their own shopping and gift-making now, but we … [Read more...]