Many family traditions are closely tied to holiday celebrations. Having traditions that are repeated from year to year bring a family closer together through shared experiences and the security of familiar celebration. God has appointed times and seasons (holidays) to remind us of who He is and what He has done. Creating family traditions around … Continue reading Using Holiday Traditions to Enhance Your Family’s Faith
Most families struggle with having consistent time together in Bible reading/study and prayer. The families that DO consistently have family devotions, know it only happens because they have made it a priority and therefore have turned it into a daily habit. Let me share with you some tips to help you develop this habit as … Continue reading Family Devotions: Keep It Super Simple
As parents we desire to raise our children to know and love truth. We want them to be able to discern truth from lies. But how do we do this? Most of us don't have degrees in Bible and Theology. We know there are so many world views and beliefs that include half truths or … Continue reading Teaching Our Children to Discern Truth from Heresy
How I manage my home matters. How I live my life matters. It matters because how I live my life is who I am. It reveals what is important to me, who is important to me, what my goals are for my life. In big ways and in little ways, everything I do matters because … Continue reading Being a Blessing
I talk a lot about simple ways to make managing your home easier. But why does it matter? Every home is managed, either well or poorly (or somewhere in between). It matters because how well we managed our homes (or how poorly we manage our homes) spills over into the rest of life. It matters … Continue reading Home Management: Why Does It Matter?
We often hear about multi-tasking: how to get more done by doing multiple things at once. We also often hear the jokes about women being better at multi-tasking than men, or that some people can and some cannot. However, none of us can really multi-task! Some of us just switch from activity to activity and … Continue reading Try Mono-Tasking, Even with Kids
We are creatures of habit, and because we are creatures of habit, the quality of our lives is simply the quality of our habits.