Making Room for God When We Mess Up

Making Room for God When We Mess Up

I waited for my son under the shady tree of the school parking lot. My favorite part of the day is to see his freckled little face come bounding up with his oversized backpack and toothless grin. But today was different. His sweet head hung low as he sauntered slowly...

The Beginner’s Bible: Review

The Beginner’s Bible: Review

**Disclosure** We have received a copy of the Beginner's Bible in exchange for an honest review. Affiliate links enclosed. If this children's Bible looks familiar to you, it should! The Beginner's Bible has been a family favorite for almost 30 years, and now with...

Curbing Over-Gifters

Curbing Over-Gifters

“But it’s my JOB to spoil them!” How many grandparents have said that about their grandchildren?  They say it with a chuckle and a twinkle in their eye. They’re so excited to finally have grandkids so they can give as many gifts as they want without worrying about the...

What Happens When You Say No

What Happens When You Say No

I feel like I say no to my kids a lot. They ask me to do anything and everything from buying toys in the grocery aisle, to calling a friend for a playdate when we're in the middle of a bajillion other things. "Mom, can I... just this once... pleeeeeeeeease?!"...

Technology and Seniors: Keeping Connected

Technology and Seniors: Keeping Connected

Imagine there was a bus, and that bus allowed everyone who could jump on to catch a ride to their destination. It moved at a slow pace, maybe five or six miles an hour. Most who could walk briskly enough would be able to keep up and get where they want to go. Then one...