How to get the most out of Amazon Prime Day & my top 10 picks. If you’re not an Amazon Prime Member, sign up shopping bargains and savings 8/16-8/17.
6 ways God’s powerful grace benefits everyone (not just Christians). What is the difference between common grace and saving grace from Scripture? Get ready to find out!
Wisdom verses. There are specific Scriptures we can pray that point to the answers we seek. I’m so excited to welcome my good friend Deb back to the blog. Deb is like a mentor to me. She’s an inspiring mama, lover of words, God, and people. And one thing I love about her is the wisdom she imparts. In this …
How can we pray when we are full of our own faults? Don’t be discouraged, mom. God has an answer for YOU, and He is patient, loving, and forgiving.
We moms worry about our kids, and sometimes our minds won’t stop – but we can counteract fear with God’s help. Here’s my scary story and how God used it to teach me how to find His peace.
How to find time in the Word; 16 best tips for overwhelmed moms. Bible study doesn’t have to be hard, long, or boring. Any mom can fit time in the Word in her schedule with these simple tips!
For after you’ve yelled at the kids, berated the dog, and cracked your favorite coffee mug slamming it into the kitchen sink (instead of setting it down – you know, because that coffee is COLD now due to the kids, the dog, and the time it took to yell at the kids and the dog). How do I know? Been there. So has my friend, Marva, from SunSparkleShine (who incidentally lived through last fall’s horrendous hurricanes in the BVI). Girlfriend knows a thing or two about joy. 🙂
Learn how to counteract anxiety and function with joy in this amazing post from my good friend Melanie. She and I have been blogger buddies for several years now and we’re both in the same season of life (empty nesters unite)! But no matter your season, every mom experiences anxiety over her children (as well as a million details on …
Are you struggling with hardships? My friend, Nicki, struggled with infertility for years, but through her pain, she learned how to give thanks. Nicki is my special guest on the blog today, and I’m so honored to have her share her wisdom. I know you will enjoy her magnetic, radio personality! This is the first in our Summer Sizzle Series! …
Is it actually possible to become a better mom when kids are constantly underfoot? You know those times when you feel all pressed in? Ahh, summertime! Ya loved it as a kid; not so much as a mama. Kids underfoot all day means constant feedings, fightings, and fraying of (mom’s) nerves. Water gun fights, ice cream, and sticky floors. Laundry …
How to disconnect and enjoy your kids this summer; Practicing the art of family connections, communication, and solid parenting involvement.
Ever been accused of being a senior citizen – before you were one? Here’s how to get your senior citizen discount without asking. (Some people are bitter.) Musings of a 50-something in denial. Game on, patronizing world – you have met your match.
31 home, parenting, and blogging resources to put a spring in your mama-step. Tips for home decor, healthy cooking, homeschooling, finding time in the Word, and getting your blog up and running!
Tired of stressful family dinners with kids? I hear you, mom. Here’s how to actually enjoy dinnertime with your kids, with ideas for simple meals and family bonding. Including the Dinnertime Survival Guide with 6 strategies for family table bonding. These tips work! #dinnertime #mealtime #mealtimewithkids #familydinner
Have you ever thought to spring clean your mind for focus? Spring cleaning – I just love the thought of those two little words! My mind’s eye pictures sun-dappled, gleaming floors; light streaming through sparkling glass windows. White vases, laden with tulips, flank clean kitchen counters. A gentle breeze from the freshly swept deck wafts a subtle fragrance of potted …
How to start a blog; 20 practical steps for newbie success. How I found my audience, created products they needed, and learned the tricks of the trade! Learn how to start, where to start, and how to find your blog focus.
The one battle you won’t win with your kid; 8 tips for picky eaters. As a mom of 4 I feel your pain and these 8 tips worked for me. Feed your kids meals they like and save your sanity with the Frazzled Mom’s Picky Eater Checklist!
“He trusted in God”; human rationalization in the face of grief. Actual answers to prayer from Scripture for support and comfort through emotionally hard times dealing with loss, pain, and suffering. It’s so tough to trust God, but here is a heart-felt prayer for the hurting.
How to make a decision when you don’t know what God wants; It’s hard! But this one step helped me when life got hard. God has answers to our difficult questions when we bring our choices to Him, we just have to know how to look for them. #decisions #decisionmaking #difficultchoices #choices
7 mindsets for goals; achieving self-motivation. How to spur yourself to carry through personal long-term goals; inspiration for your spirit – make this your year to overcome!