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3 In Faith/ Motherhood

1 Corinthians 13 for Moms

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1 Corinthians 13 for Moms If I live in a house of spotless beauty with everything in its place, but have not love, I am a housekeeper not a homemaker. If I have time for waxing, polishing, and decorative achievements, but have not love, my children learn cleanliness not godliness. If I scream at my children when they don’t follow instructions, get frustrated and fault them for every mess in our house, and have no grace and love my children…

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4 In Motherhood/ Personal Growth

How To Find Time to Read as a Busy Mom

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This post may contain affiliate links, but all opinions are always my own. Thank you for helping my family. It seems with allΒ my chatter about reading 52 books this year, people are talking. Multiple people have asked me how I find the time to read. They see that I have 6 kids, I homeschool, and I have a home business. How on earth would I find any time to READ? Here is the thing…I make it a PRIORITY. I thoroughly…

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15 In Motherhood/ Personal Growth

Making Time for Yourself as a Mom

8 things to do

Mom friends, I have something special for you today! We talk all the time about how important self care is…especially as a busy mom. It can be so hard to take care of ourselves when so many others demand our attention. I really do understand that. However, you can’t pour from an empty cup. It is so important to take a few moments each day, and do something for you. Yes, you. You matter and you deserve it. That is…

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11 In Essential Oils/ Motherhood

How I Use Essential Oils for Emotional Support

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Hey there, sweet friends and welcome back! Today I have a special guest for you all and I am so excited! You likely know, or should know, that I am obsessed with my essential oils and believe everyone should have them in their home. When Carrie told me how she felt about using essential oils with her family, and offered to write about it, I was thrilled. I love seeing how other moms use essential oils. There is always so…

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16 In Essential Oils/ Healthy Living/ Motherhood

How I Naturally Support My Energy

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Who else is excited that it’s Monday?! I know, I may be abnormal in that I look forward to the start of a new week. But, I have found that what I focus on expands. Isn’t that true? I know, I don’t have to go to work on Monday mornings. But I do have 6 children with boundless energy and we homeschool, so all that energy is with me all.day.long. I still find reasons to be happy at the start…

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19 In Faith/ Homemaking/ Motherhood/ Personal Growth

Simplify the Season Holiday Roundup

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The holiday season is well underway and that means…Christmas lights! Just kidding…sort of. I do love seeing Christmas lights everywhere, they just make everything so beautiful. My family will drive around for hours just looking at all the wonderul masterpieces people come up with. I love seeing the wonder and excitement come into my children’s faces when we stumble upon a new work of art. And isn’t that what this season is about? The wonder, the magic, the excitement…all leading…

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26 In Homemaking/ Motherhood/ Organizing/ Productivity

Transform Your Mornings in 15 Minutes

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Ahhh, routines….how I love thee…and how easily I hate thee when you fall apart! But, such is life, right? We can make all the plans in the world, but this is life and life can be messy and unpredictable. With the new year right around the corner, I am starting to plan our new schedules and buy the necessary curriculum and sign up for activities and organize my Bible study, and…and…and….you know what I mean. It can easily start to…

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