Tips For Living a Healthy Life With Faith


31 Days of Prayer Bible Reading Plan

Do you long to have a closer relationship with God yet struggle to find time to pray during busy days? Go deeper with your faith this month with the 31 Days of Prayer Bible Reading Plan. What is Prayer? Prayer is, quite simply, talking to God. If you aren't in the...

Bible Journaling with Tip-Ins

Recently I was discussing different Bible journaling styles with a fellow Bible journaler. I mentioned that tip-ins must be my thing because all my pages seem to have some type of tip-in. She asked me, "What's a tip-in?" I will tell you what I told her. If...

Illustrated Faith “Less Hustle More Jesus” Devotional Kit

I am tired. There is something about the span between Easter and Summer that just wears me out. There is so much to still be done, but my brain is already outside relaxing by the pool. Anyone else have this problem? I was so thankful that the new Illustrated Faith...


10 Ways to Have Fun with Your Husband Again

My husband and I stared at each other as we sat on the marriage therapist's couch. We were less than thrilled with the advice she has just given us. The two of you need to learn to have fun together again. When was the last time you laughed and had a good time...

15 Air Fryer Healthy Dinner Recipes

Air Fryers have become increasingly popular with good reason. These kitchen devices circulate hot air so that foods can be made crunchy and crispy with very little oil. Here are 15 Air Fryer healthy dinner recipes for you and your family to enjoy. Healthy Air Fryer...

How to Choose the Best Air Fryer for You

Air is the new oil. Air Fryers have hit the market with a bang. These counter top appliances promise to make not just your favorite french fries, but also lots of different recipes for the whole family to enjoy. Most use 75% less oil than deep fat frying. Keep...


WW Freestyle Instant Pot Vegetable Soup Recipe

This WW Freestyle Instant Pot Vegetable Soup recipe is hearty and delicious and best of all, it's zero Freestyle SmartPoints with Weight Watchers. Those of us who have been members of Weight Watchers for years know that a "free" vegetable soup, the old Weight Watchers...

Weight Loss Survey for Women: Results for 2019 and Beyond

How do you feel about your weight loss efforts? This is the question we sought to answer with a recently performed weight loss survey. Here is our weight loss survey for women: results for 2019 and beyond. We run an online fitness program for women, Faithful Finish...

Instant Pot vs Air Fryer: Which Should You Buy?

Instant Pot vs Air Fryer- are you wondering which one is better or which one you should buy? This guide will help you decide. As someone who writes about both the Instant Pot and the Air Fryer, and owns each machine, I often get reader questions about the differences...

Free Printable Weight Loss Tracker

Free Printable Weight Loss Tracker

You are losing weight. Good for you! Use this free printable weight loss tracker to keep track of your achievement.  No matter the program you are using for weight loss, having a visual reminder in front of you helps you stay on track. When you use this printable...

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10 Bible Verses of Encouragement for When You Are Afraid

10 Bible Verses of Encouragement for When You Are Afraid

Are you facing a fearful or frightening situation? Use these 10 Bible verses of encouragement for when you are afraid. When Fear Happens Have you ever had the feeling where you wake up feeling good, then you remember something terrible that's going on in your life and...

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Illustrating Bible Review!

Illustrating Bible Review!

Read our Illustrating Bible review of the spiral bound journaling bible by Illustrated Faith. What happens when my favorite Bible journaling gurus get together and design a Bible? Answer: the little peace of heaven on earth called the "Illustrating Bible". The new...

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Weight Watchers Trader Joe’s Shopping List

Weight Watchers Trader Joe’s Shopping List

If you live near a Trader Joe's, you probably already know that many of this store's food selections are organic and healthier versions of America's favorite foods, but at reasonable prices. If you’re starting your Weight Watchers journey, you may be confused about...

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