Keeping Kids Safe During Summer

Keeping Kids Safe During Summer

Summer is upon us, and the kiddos (adults too) are ready for some outdoor fun! Whether we spend it swimming in the pool, riding our bikes, playing in the backyard, or hiking in the woods, there is something for everyone to enjoy. We as parents should be mindful of the potential dangers during the summer … Continue reading Keeping Kids Safe During Summer

18 Children’s Books To Add To Your Child’s Reading List

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I have always loved reading. I try to foster that same love in my son. He has an extensive collection of books, although he typically tends to read the same few over and over. However, that doesn’t stop me from adding new ones to his library. Reading helps to spark a child’s imagination and broadens … Continue reading 18 Children’s Books To Add To Your Child’s Reading List

The Importance Of Date Night With Your Spouse

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“It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.” Friedrich Nietzsche     I think it is pretty safe to say that most couples tend to swear by the idea of a regular date-night to keep their relationship on track. Whether you are newlyweds or have been married … Continue reading The Importance Of Date Night With Your Spouse

Eight Homemaking Tips To Make Your Life Easier

Eight Homemaking Tips To Make Your Life Easier

There is a lot that goes into successfully running a home and caring for your family. As a new wife or mother, you may be feeling a bit overwhelmed at the thought of managing a home. One of the best things that you can do to help maintain your sanity is to come up with … Continue reading Eight Homemaking Tips To Make Your Life Easier

15 Bible Verses To Turn To When You Feel Like Giving Up

15 Bible Verses To Turn To When You Feel Like Giving Up

“Be still and KNOW that I AM God.” - Psalm 46:10   I am pretty sure that we have all experienced a time in our lives when we just wanted to give up on life and throw in the towel.  Because we live in an imperfect world, situations and circumstances are bound to arise. But … Continue reading 15 Bible Verses To Turn To When You Feel Like Giving Up

Preparing Your Child For Back To School

Preparing Your Child For Back To School

For many of us, the sound of the school bell will soon be ringing, and our children will be heading back to school.  Those lazy, carefree days of summer are about to be over, which means no more staying up late and sleeping in.  Help get your kid’s school year off to a great start … Continue reading Preparing Your Child For Back To School

Six Ways To Carve Out Me Time When Life Gets Busy

Six Ways to Carve Out Me Time When Life Gets Busy

As moms or just people in general, the thought of enjoying “me time” seems not only selfish but also impossible. Most of us can barely get two minutes a day to ourselves, let alone squeezing in an hour or two of me time. However, it’s important for your sanity that you spend some time doing … Continue reading Six Ways To Carve Out Me Time When Life Gets Busy

40 Fun Summer Activities For Kids That Will Keep Boredom At Bay

40 Fun Summer Activities For Kids That Will Keep Boredom At Bay

  School is out for the summer!  Now, how in the world are you going to keep the little (or not so little) ones entertained all summer?  Some of you may be sending your kids to camp or some type of sporting league. But if you are like me, your kiddo will be with you … Continue reading 40 Fun Summer Activities For Kids That Will Keep Boredom At Bay