Identify your gods

“I am The Lord thy God, which have brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. Thou shalt have no other gods before Me.” (Exodus 20:2-3 KJV)  We profess to be a people who worship the Lord God and Him only.  Why then do we find our focus so [...]

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A Handful of Heart…A Monday parenting link-up!

I’m a bit of a wallflower in real life.  I don’t do well in crowds and I tend to be just a tad socially awkward.  Having 7 kids trail me like so many ducklings, however, is not an effective way to fade into the shadows.  Throw twins into that mix and the unsolicited attention is [...]

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I DO…Until he won’t

“A quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping on a rainy day; 16 restraining her is like restraining the wind or grasping oil with the hand.” Proverbs 27:15-16 Snapped up in the jaws of the evil one, we allow ourselves to be carried off into the Land of Contention.  It is a dreary place, to [...]

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Our Chore Chart/Housekeeping Schedule

Would you like a peek at my simple housekeeping schedule?  I have tried cute chore charts and fancy planners and I never stick with them.  One day I got a good sized white board and immediately fell in love!  This was clearly a relationship that would last!! Ooh-la-laaaa This board holds every basic task that [...]

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TFOMplus2 in 2012…Come grow with me!

With just days to go before we usher in the New Year, I have been doing some soul-searching.  The process of taking a closer look at my life is somewhat uncomfortable.  It is easy to pass over the “ugly” and charge forward with my plans, but stopping and taking a hard look at my motives [...]

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5 Date-Night (at home) ideas

You know how important it is to keep your marriage strong, but finding the time and energy {to say nothing of the money} to “date” your husband, is another matter entirely.  If you have children, things get all the trickier.  But what if you could effectively woo your husband right at home…no babysitter, no money, [...]

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