Archive for March, 2017

The Long Long Winter

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

We have had a long winter full of sickness. Last week, James was quite ill for several days and then he shared it with mom. UGGGGH…….in February, I was completely down for 2 weeks with some terrible thing. It’s been one thing after another for us since Thanksgiving actually and I am so tired of […]

Her Secret~Book Review~ Shelly Shepherd Gray

Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

  About the Book: A suspenseful tale of a young Amish woman who is forced to move to a new town to escape a threatening stalker   After a stalker went too far, Hannah Hilty and her family had no choice but to leave the bustling Amish community where she grew up. Now she’s getting […]

Give Save Spend

Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

When James was small, we had the Dave Ramsey kid kit with little envelopes and a savings chart to teach him to give, save, and spend. I was perusing Etsy the other day and saw this cute homemade kit! I really believe in the system and think it’s taught James quite well. He loves being […]

What I’m Reading

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

This was suggested to me by a friend and it is good and thought provoking. Under Our Skin by Benjamin Watson This one I’m reading because I have more than one friend or acquaintance who left terrible abuse only to discover their church didn’t support them. Unholy Charade by Jeff Crippen Just started this one. […]

Open Up The Heavens

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

I’m practicing with the worship team for an event coming up soon. This is one of the songs and Nathan and I love it! We sing it a lot. We also use the tune in daily life…sort of like Mr. Rogers Neighborhood where they sing everything. Today was, “Open up the fridge….and get the milk……” […]

Would You Like To Know Collection Book Review

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

  We received copies of these sweet little books from Kregel Publications. Nathan and I enjoyed reading them together. The books are a good size for small hands with colorful pictures. The stories are easy to follow along with and share some nice truths in an age appropriate manner. Nathan loves reading Bible books, so […]