Inspiration in Child Rearing

Have you ever complained about one of your physical features in front of your daughter?  For instance, have you ever said, “My hair looks horrible”, “I’m fat”, “I’m getting wrinkles”, or maybe even, “I’m not pretty”?  If you are saying these things in front of your daughter, don’t be surprised when you hear her mimicking […]

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It was a few years ago that I read J. C. Ryle’s book, Duties of Parents.  In it, J. C. Ryle admonished parents to teach their children to pray.  Through my years of being a mother, I had always prayed with my children, and for my children.  But I had not really made it a […]

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Sweet friends, you have heard me share over the past week the many blessings of The Ultimate Homemaking Bundle and now we are on the FINAL DAY to get it. The sale ends tonight at 11:59 EST, so if you were planning to get a copy and you tend to procrastinate—now is the time! Some of my […]

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Hello Dear Ones, I have been pondering a lot lately what goes on day to day in a home with many children (or even few).  We all have so much to do, in so little time, it seems.  As we walk, day by day, as homemakers, it is important for us to have something. As […]

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  Does being a mom and homemaker ever feel a little too hard? There’s no question that you love your family like crazy and you’d do anything for them, but we all know it can be an exhausting job. If you’re anything like me, I bet you wish your home felt more put together and […]

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  Have you had a hard day? Hard week? Hard month? Sometimes it can be hard to push the feelings of guilt of out your head. But we need to sober-minded women who stay focused in what we do and not allow our “feelings” at the moment to sap us of our precious time and […]

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  The other day after we finished a tough homeschool day, I was thinking about our homeschool journey. I was thinking about the importance of academics, but that there are so many things I want my children to learn that have nothing to do with academics and everything to do with living life: You are God’s […]

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Just hours after she entered the world, I quickly dashed over to get a glimpse of her beauty. My eyes locked upon her face. I couldn’t help but to stare at her. Her plump cheeks prompted me to pull her just a little closer in hopes of feeling her cheek next to mine. As her […]

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