#1. Prepare Your Heart! We can spend hours scrubbing, cooking and decorating but if the heart we receive our guests with is not aligned with Christ’s heart, all our hard-work will be in vain. Better is a dry morsel with quiet, than a house full of feasting with strife. Proverbs 17:1 NKJV Better is a… Continue reading How to Prepare for Guests in 3 Simple Steps!
Has your dinner ever fell flat before? Mine has—sadly more times than I’d care to recall. Thankfully, there’s a solution for those boring and bland dishes! What is it, you ask? Put a sauce on it! (or salsa in this case) I included these 3 salsas because they: Are all authentic Mexican.Are not very time… Continue reading 3 Authentic Mexican Salsa Recipes to Add Flavor to Your Dinner Tonight!
Have you ever thought, “I so wish I had known that before”? That’s exactly how I’ve felt when I read each of these passages for the first time. What a perfect light they would’ve been to guide me during my teenage years and early 20s. But, alas, we can’t turn back time (no matter how… Continue reading 12 Key Passages on Biblical Womanhood Every Woman should Know
Lord, I pray that the Santos family “Shall again take root downward and bear fruit upward.” (2 Kings 19:30, NKJV) During this time as we’ve been uprooted from our previous home and church, I’ve prayed and asked for God’s help many times—that we will again take root downward right where He has planted us and… Continue reading Photo Blog: Taking Root in our New City, New Home & Getting Back into Routine!
Only one life, ‘twill soon be past, only what’s done for Christ will last.C.T. Studd Have you ever been discouraged as a homemaker feeling like life is passing you by and you’re not making a lasting difference in this world? In the midst of dirty dishes, dirty diapers and seemingly never-ending piles of laundry, the… Continue reading 9 Ways to Make an Eternal Impact as a Homemaker! (+Free Printable!)
Are you looking for a simple & lighter option for dinner after all the wonderful, yet rich, holiday meals? Or maybe you're a seafood lover but don't want to spend all evening in the kitchen. Or perhaps, like me, you're on the AIP diet journey and in need of something a little different. If so,… Continue reading AIP Shrimp Sauté with Lemon-Thyme & Leeks (Ready in 20, AIP, Paleo, Gluten-Free)
My 12+ Recommended Reads for Christian Women for the New Year As we’re getting close to 2022 (can you believe it?!), we normally all start making plans for the upcoming year—including what we’d like to read. If that’s you, and you’re looking for some edifying Christian books, here are 13 that the Lord has used… Continue reading 12+ Recommended Reads for Christian Women for the New Year (+ My 2022 Reading List!)