Countdown to Christmas 2

How did last week go? Did you and the kids make or buy an Advent calendar? Send me a picture. I’d love to see it.  Tell me about your winter picnic. This week let’s start looking at the clothes everyone is going to wear. Do you sew or buy new outfits? Before everything is all […]

Countdown to Christmas 1

Christmas is just around the corner. Take a deep breath you can do this. It just takes a little planning. We always put up an Advent calendar for the kids when they were young and now their children. It’s a fun way to count down the days until Jesus’ birthday. Here’s link where you can […]

God First Then Chores

How does your day begin? Is it a mad dash to get the kids ready for school? Are you trying to get dinner in the crockpot before leaving for work? Do you start the laundry as soon as you get up? Do have a list of chores as long as your arm? If the answer […]

7 Steps For A Less Stressful Thanksgiving

If you aren’t careful getting ready for Thanksgiving can be very stressful. It seems like such a huge task. There are so many things to plan and prepare. Take a deep breath. You can do it. You need to make a plan for what will be done when. It will make things a lot easier. […]

Teach Respect Don’t Spare The Rod

If we spare the rod with our children we are not being good parents. We need to discipline, but not abuse, our children. This will teach them right from wrong. A very important lesson for them to learn early. It will make them better and stronger adults. Teaching them how to respect those around them […]