School Days and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  School Days! Are you ready? This time of year always gives me that feeling of having a new lease on life. The days are full of promise and great things. We have a clean slate with no mistakes. Each day this week I'm sharing ideas to make life easier as we begin a new school year. You can … [Read more...]

School Days Lunch Ideas and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  This week's theme for our weekly Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop is School Day Lunch Ideas. While I don't have to pack lunches for my kids everyday, they do still expect to be fed! It can be a challenge to come up with great ideas for lunches day in and day out. Ideas for … [Read more...]

Back to School Shopping – Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  I think I look forward to shopping for school supplies even more than I enjoy Christmas shopping. The smell and feel of brand new crayons and folders and pencils, oh my! Last week we picked up a few. After I give you a peek at some of what we stocked up on this year, we'll get to this … [Read more...]

Summer Household Tips and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  Our summer days are often filled with pool dates, play dates, vacation plans and . . . getting our house under control! I don't know about you, but for me, the last days of summer are filled with plans to get organized and decluttered as we head into a new school year. Here are a … [Read more...]

Summer Reading Suggestions and Encouraging Hearts & Home Blog Hop

  Summer is in full swing and the heat index is rising. I'm so grateful for our a/c these days. It makes the heat and humidity more bearable and also sets the stage for relaxing afternoon reading time. What are you and your kids reading this summer? In recent month's we've enjoyed … [Read more...]