Monthly Archives: October 2013

20-minutes to a More Peaceful Home

As a Mom, there are days that I’m overwhelmed by the simple things in life, like piles of laundry and what’s for dinner?? And don’t let me forget about the drawers that are overflowing, caused by a lack of switching … Continue reading

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A Little Understanding: 5 things you should know about your Pastor

October is considered “Pastor Appreciation Month”.  I thought I’d let you in on a few secrets about pastors since I’m married to one and have many friends who are pastors. I have laughed and cried with many of their wives, … Continue reading

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Sunday night round-up!

I’ve often been “run over” by Monday mornings. You know the scene…we wake with fatigue from a fun weekend unsure of what’s for breakfast and if we have any clean clothes to wear. But not anymore! I set aside a … Continue reading

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Outside the lines

I teach a handful of preschoolers once a week. They are in fact, the funniest group of people on the planet. If you’re ever having a bad day or perhaps are taking yourself too seriously, you need to hang out … Continue reading

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More than a cup of tea

As we celebrated the one-year anniversary of this blog recently, I asked readers to tell me what they’d like to read more about this next year. I heard several themes, one of which was parenting and how to share your … Continue reading

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Educational Food

This past week, our Geography in Classical Conversations covered 5 European cities: Paris, Orleans, Rome, Barcelona and London. I thought I’d help my girls to “experience” the culture of these cities like their Daddy and I do when we go … Continue reading

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Monday’s Life Change: Putting the pieces together

Welcome back to “Monday’s Life Change”. Today, I’ll be wrapping up this series, but I hope to bring it back again at a later time when I’ve been able to compile some more of your amazing stories of life-change. Thank … Continue reading

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Life’s boat

Life as a parent can seem a lot like steering a boat. Can you relate? When my husband and I were first married, I might describe our Life’s boat like a “gondola”. It was a smooth and gentle ride across … Continue reading

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