Homemade Christmas Ideas.

This year I have made lots and lots of gifts for those that I love. I love giving gifts that I have put effort into and that are personalized for that person. I wanted to share some pictures of my homemade Christmas ideas and maybe inspire you to make a few gifts this year instead […]

Balance During the Holidays

Today for our Busy Moms Christmas post I have asked a guest writer to join us. Samantha has written some thoughts today on maintaining balance during the holidays. Can we really enjoy all the yummy treats and not feel horrible by the time January rolls around? Here are her thoughts, and if you want to […]

Names of Jesus Christmas Chain

I had mentioned on the Facebook page that I was working on a Names of Jesus Christmas Chain to use during the month of December as a way to count down to Christmas Day. Each piece of the chain has a different name of Jesus on it along with a Bible reference where that name can […]

Quiet Time.

We have all seen images of a nicely laid out space with a steaming cup of coffee and a nice neat line of colored highlighters. A pretty candle and an open Bible finish off this space and tell us of the occupant’s intention. A quiet time alone with God is every believer’s desire for each […]

Busy Mom Christmas

So, are stress free, memory filled holidays even possible for a mom? This mom thing so often feels like a sprint through some of the most precious moments in life instead of the slow and steady marathon that is should be. How does one make a busy mom Christmas a little more peaceful? In this series we […]

Homeschool Giveaways

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Homeschool Record Keeping

One of the most likely over-whelming aspects of large family homeschooling is record keeping. With lots of children come lots of papers, projects, and grades. And with the law (at least in my home state of Missouri) telling us that we have to keep records for each year and count each hour that we do […]

The Homemaker’s Friend

       If you have been reading here long you know how much this large family homeschool mom love The Homemaker’s Friend yearly planner. Well, the 2015 edition is out and ready for purchase. Again the cover is breathtakingly beautiful with a wonderful Biblical reminder to enhance your life each time you pick up the planner. Here is […]