Hey mom – ever tire of kids fighting over toys and territories as if they were an actual part of Custer’s last stand? Of course you do, that’s why you searched Google for “How to deal with siblings fighting again”. I’m glad you’re here – I want to share a little backstory with you from my past life. …
Encountering strong willed child battles at your house? Get these 7 + hacks, tips, and resources to boost your parenting skills with stubborn children. Learn to work with this stubborn skill set to help both them win and you (because don’t you deserve it?)!
Let’s face it – the struggle is REAL to get kids to practice! But if the parent can endure it, those lessons will pay off! 5 reasons why you shouldn’t let your child quit piano lessons; a piano teacher mom’s tips for sticking with keyboard learning in the beginning stages.
When adult children stray from the truth; are we just wasting our time? 4 reasons to teach your children Scripture, model the gospel, and live your faith in Christ (and still have fun doing it)!
The one important resource I wish I’d had in young parenthood. How you can rock your role as a mama and be more confident of your parenting choices.
A good sense of humor not only makes you feel better, it can make you healthier, too. According to this article in Reader’s Digest, “research has shown that laughing can improve immunity, help regulate blood sugar levels, and improve sleep”. As an empty-nesting mom, I’ve found a great need for humor these days. My view this morning is a calm, scenic bay …
Why I have a love/hate relationship with appliances and why they all go on the fritz the moment your hubby leaves town (including the repaired microwave).
Is your child refusing to toilet train? Here’s how to actually potty train a strong-willed child in 3 days. This worked for us with successful results!
How to have a fun vacation with kids; 5 tips for family bonding from a mom of four who learned to chill out and enjoy the season. Yes, it IS really possible!
5 Scriptures for when you worry about your kids; how God addresses fear about the future in the Bible and proof for how He cares for us and our children.
Join the C2K Summer prayer challenge for a summer prayer survival guide for moms. Don’t miss out – tap into God’s rich blessings and enjoy your kids this summer!
I spotted her there in her beach chair, the ocean wide with families interacting, laughter and joy surrounding. Little boy sitting at her side, chattering, nudging, vying for attention. She remained out of touch, face buried in phone. The sickness prevails across the land – the sickness of disconnection. “She keeps an eye on everyone in her household, and keeps …
How prayer helps moms regain their identity. Struggling with comparison, inadequacy, or worry? Encouragement on your identity in Christ + a quick win!
How to teach your children the Bible and grow them in the Word. Featuring 52 Commands of Jesus for Children; one year devotional with 52 coloring pages.
Have you ever thought, “I don’t have time for Scripture meditation! Let’s get real here – I don’t even have time to sit down, much less think in complete sentences!” Yeah. Me too. *This post contains affiliate links. You may view my policies here. So is it really necessary for moms to meditate on God’s Word? How important is it …
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!
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 enjoy Mother’s Day and lower your expectations; 12 tips to help you enjoy your kids and family and accept the imperfections that pop up in the day.
Did you know that God can turn failure into progress? He doesn’t ask you to do what you’re not capable of – with His help! “I’m so discouraged”, a young mama commented. “I had my devotions this morning and I STILL yelled!” Others chimed in: “Just when I think I’m getting a grip on this, I blow up again!” “I …
Dear mom, how to cope when you need adult interaction. Lessons from Jesus for moms who struggle with the frustration of the never-ending neediness of kids.