Have you ever stopped to think why we celebrate the Easter Bunny and have egg hunts? It was a question my soon-to-be mother-in-law posed to me years ago because she had never seen it in Mexico. She was amazed at the affect it had on so many people and churches here in the U.S. A… Continue reading 7 Ideas for Celebrating Christ’s Resurrection at Home with Your Kids (+ Free Printables!)
Today is perhaps the "luckiest" day of the year--at least that's how its known. I still remember as a young girl, sitting on the ground at recess with my friends searching through the masses of green clovers that covered the ground in the hopes of finding the elusive 4-leafed clover. It was so exciting and… Continue reading Ladies: Was it Luck or Love?
So, if you had to describe this past year, what word would you use? Ordinary, predictable, same ol' same ol', routine, easy, steady, certain, peaceful..? I'm guessing probably not. And neither would I. So looking back, what can I say? I have so many thoughts that I desire to pour out in this article that… Continue reading Hindsight is 2020–My Reflections on this Past Year
As I'm sitting here typing this, I can't believe it's been over a month since my last article. It definitely wasn't my intention to have such a big gap between posts but God opened my eyes to a big change I needed to make and it's left little time for anything else. So what is… Continue reading Answered Prayer, AIP and Learning to Eat for God’s Glory
As I sit on the sofa, listening to the thunder and enjoying a strawberry smoothie, I can't believe that it's been almost 2 years since I last posted an article. [July 2018 to be exact.] Today was the first time I had obviously logged into WordPress in quite a while. To be honest, I wasn't… Continue reading Why I Stopped Blogging & The Reason I Decided to Return
All of us could use some strengthening in areas of our lives in one way or another. The nation of Israel, way back in 5th Century B.C., was in need of some fortifying too. After being captive in Babylon, they started to return home to Jerusalem. But everything had been destroyed. It all needed to… Continue reading 4 Steps to Fortify Your Life with God’s Word.
Does this resemble you in the mornings? I know it does me on occasion. As I shuffle my way to the bathroom, eyes still half-closed, and shift into automatic mode, thoughts of fluffy pillows and soft blankets run through my mind. I fight the temptation to look back as I trudge on. In a zombie-like… Continue reading Got the Morning Blues? Tips for How to Make Your Mornings Shine Again + Free Printable!