Unique Wedding Centerpieces– Blissfully Domestic Family Bliss: I just love these unique ideas, especially the burlap flowers. Something about burlap-simple, cheap-suits me. 5 Reasons Why God Calls Us to Wait– The Gospel Coalition: I absolutely hate waiting, especially on God because I usually am not quite sure what’s at the other end. This post is… Continue reading Links
Since we’ve had kids, we’ve had to make a lot of decisions. Who should be their doctor, teacher, babysitter. What books they should read and movies they can see. What food to let them eat or make them eat. How and where to celebrate holidays. One of those holidays is Halloween.
When we first saw the amount of our debt, we didn’t know how we would be able to pay even our minimum payment. Even after making some changes at home, our budget was still pretty tight.
Sausage, Potato, and Kale Soup – The Pioneer Woman : I saw this recipe and thought it looked great, but I didn’t know if my husband would go for it. I showed it to him and he said he’d had it before and it was great. I guess I know what we’re adding to the menu. Super Power XL… Continue reading Links
Cardboard Gift Tags – Camilla Fabbri Designs : I love these cute gift tags and they look easy enough for my kids to make. Herbert and Zelmyra, Logest Living Married Couple – True Woman : There are so many broken marriages these days. It is such a blessing to see one last this long. Chicken Enchilada Pockets –… Continue reading Links
A month or two before our 13th anniversary, Jonathan was putting together a secret plan for us to get away. He was so excited about it he even made me a chain to cut for each day until we left. He wouldn’t tell me anything about it until the week before, he told me we… Continue reading Red Wing
The Little Library That Could – The Star : I know ebooks are all the rage, but I just love this idea. Someday, when I own my own piece of land… Handmade Charlotte : I stumbled on to this sight and couldn’t stop looking. Lots of “inspiring design sources” for the family. Make sure to check out… Continue reading Links
I subscribe to a lot of blogs. I love reading and gaining knowledge from others experiences and wisdom. Here are a few that I enjoyed this past week: When it’s Hard to Find Time for God and Prayer – A Holy Experience : This post really hit home to me. One of the quotes that… Continue reading Links
In my life this week…. Jonathan was in Florida last week and the kids and I went to visit my family in Brainerd. It was nice to have the family back together at home for Father’s Day. Jonathan was spoiled with an abundance of chocolate and blue-ray love. Abigail had her first orthodontist appointment. The… Continue reading Homeschool Mother’s Journal
Jonathan and I take dates with our children. We take one child on a date every month switching off. We do this to have special alone time with them and eventually we hope they learn how to treat others, how to be treated, manners, etc. Last week I brought Joel on our first date.