Mom life – Blessing or Curse?

Today has been a rough day, to say the least. Five kids home for spring break is no picnic! I’m crazy for having 6 pregnancies in 7 years, but hey, at least I have a good marriage. Don’t get me wrong, I love my kids so much, it hurts. But today, their sinful natures got Read More

“Modern Parents Vintage Values: Instilling Character in Today’s Kids” (Revised & Updated) by Sissy Goff & Melissa Trevathan

Content Modern Parents Vintage Values: Instilling Character in Today’s Kids (Revised & Updated) by Sissy Goff & Melissa Trevathan, and both are certified counselors. Goff and Trevathan’s purpose in writing this book to address the issues parents struggle with the most when it comes to raising children. Examples of these issues are technology, disrespect, entitlement, Read More

Motherhood – “I need a vacation!”

A shout out to all you mamas (and dads) out there. Our job as parents is incredibly hard! Today was a Nightmare! Today, for example, my kids would not stop nagging, whining, and screaming over EVERY LITTLE THING! My brain literally feels like it is frying as the days goes on. As a mom, staying Read More

“Where is Wisdom?” by Scott James

Where is Wisdom by Scott James, is a great book for elementary aged kids. Content If you would like a book to teach your kids about the wisdom of God, this is the book for your family. With poetic descriptions, inspired by the chapter Job 28, and incredible illustrations, this is a winner. Video: Where Read More

“The Way to the Savior: A Family Easter Devotional” by Jeff and Abbey Land

The Way to the Savior: A Family Easter Devotional by Jeff and Abbey Land, is fun and meaningful for the whole family! Content This devotional includes 40 family devotions, to be read the 40 days of Lent, leading up to Easter. It also includes prayers, discussion questions, journaling pages to fill in with Easter memories, Read More

“Big and Little Activity Devotional” by Rachel Swanson

Big and Little Activity Devotional by Rachel Swanson, is a great book for all ages! Content Not only are there activities for kids and adults, the book is laid out so that the child and adult can do the same activity at the same time (and age appropriate to each one). The book literally folds Read More

“Little Words Matter JUMBO Coloring Book” by B&H Publishing Group

Little Words Matter JUMBO Coloring Book by B&H Publishing Group, is a good coloring book for kids. Content Not only does it include simple pages, teaching your child the ABC’s, counting, and colors, it includes the song “Jesus Loves Me” and a prayer of thanksgiving. I like the integration of God and of His creation, Read More

‘The Quiet, Crazy Easter Day” by Jill Roman Lord

The Quiet Crazy Easter Day by Jill Roman Lord, is a great picture book for any family celebrating Easter! Content As a mom and an author, I love how this book is both developmentally appropriate for children. All the way through the story, the author emphasizes the verbs and sounds the animals do or make. Read More

“What’s So Wonderful About Webster?” by Stephen Kendrick and Alex Kendrick

What’s So Wonderful About Webster?, by Stephen and Alex Kendrick, is a children’s book with a powerful message. Content Webster, a fourth-grader, and his class have field day coming up. He is so nervous, because he doesn’t know what event or race he is good at. Webster struggles with fear, insecurities, and jealousy of others’ Read More