Faith

10 Bible Verses of Hope for When You Have Physical Pain

A reader sent me this message recently, "My husband has incredibly ongoing physical pain. He often wishes that God would just take him now so he can escape the never-ending pain. We trust that God has a plan, but this is so difficult to endure. What hope does the...

Illustrated Faith “Only One You” Devotional Kit

I am so ready for Spring. I am sure you are too. Whatever covers your ground outside, your Bible inside can be bright and springing with fresh ideas.  The Illustrated Faith "Only One You" Devotional Kit is ready to bust through the winter doldrums and bring hope and...

Bible Journaling for Loved Ones

Have you ever considered designing Bible journaling pages, projects, or even whole Bibles for loved ones? Your words and designs create an incredibly meaningful, important gift that will be treasured for years to come. Keep reading for special ideas of how to...

Family

Behind the Scenes: Road Trip

Come take a step behind the scenes with me while I share an eclectic mix of the more intimate details of what’s happening in our lives. If you enjoy a behind the scenes look, be sure to sign up for my email list below. My email readers are my VIPs and for them I share...

Paleo Air Fryer Recipes – Crispy and Healthy!

Do you own are air fryer and follow the Paleo lifestyle? You are going to love these 20 Paleo Air Fryer recipes. All are crispy, healthy, and absolutely delicious. Air Fryer Cooking An air fryer is a small convection oven that circulates hot air quickly to provide...

Kid’s Weekly Planner Free Printable

After parenting for years to many children (biological, foster, special needs, and adopted), one of the things I've learned is that kids do better with routine. Kids also behave more appropriately when they know what's coming next. This Kid's Weekly Planner free...

Fitness

Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe

This Bacon Wrapped Asparagus Recipe makes a delicious appetizer or side dish that is Keto and Paleo friendly. Do you want a delicious side dish or appetizer that will be sure to rock the socks off everyone at the dinner table? You'll love this Bacon Wrapped Asparagus...

43 Tips from Weight Watchers Members for Weight Loss Success

Recently, a reader wrote and asked how she could find long-term success with the Weight Watchers program. While I have had great success with the Weight Watchers points system, each person is unique. Rather than give just my answers, I turned to fellow Weight Watchers...

19 Creative Ways to Use Washi Tape

19 Creative Ways to Use Washi Tape

If you are like most of us when it comes to washi tape, it's easy to amass a collection of the handy rolls pretty quickly. Are you wondering what ways to use this handy little invention? Read on for 19 creative ways to use washi tape. (UPDATE: This was originally 20...

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