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When God Gives You More Than You Can Handle

One day last week I drove through the beautiful western New York countryside. The hills were rolling. The day was filled with budding trees, new flowers, and all the sweet awakenings spring has to offer. Yet my mind was focused on anything but peace. Our family was...

When Someone You Love Needs More Care Than You Can Provide

One of the most challenging crossroads you will come to in this lifetime is the decisions required when someone you love needs more care than you can provide. One of the most common times to make these decisions is when an aging loved one needs full-time nursing home...

Top Moving Tips for Pastor’s Wives

Moving to a new city is a challenge for anyone. As a pastor's wife, besides the fact that it's possible you will move a number of times throughout your lifetime as God calls your husband to new ministry situations, there are special considerations for you and your...

Family

One Minute Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce

Want to make cranberry sauce using your Instant Pot pressure cooker? Check out this super easy and delicious one minute Instant Pot cranberry sauce.   To be honest, I hadn't made homemade cranberry sauce before and was amazed at how easy it is. For years when I...

20 of the Best Instant Pot Mexican Recipes

My Instant Pot is one of the best weapons against takeout. With the help of a pressure cooker, I’m able to put dinner on the table in a matter of minutes and it's never been easier. Is Mexican food a favorite around your household? Whether it’s tacos or enchiladas, we...

10 Cute Christmas Printables for Kids

Make Christmas fun family time this year with these 10 cute Christmas printables for kids. With a Christmas lights scavenger hunt, a letter to Santa, lunchbox jokes, and more, there are is plenty to make your family feel special during this busy holiday season. 10...

Fitness

7 Tips Every Weight Watchers Member Should Know

Whether you’re new to Weight Watchers, have been following the program for years, you can never have too much help when it comes to staying on track. These 7 tips every Weight Watchers member should know come from veteran Weight Watchers members (and me!), and will...

25 Free Printable Planners to Organize Your Life

It's time to get organized for a new year! Are you looking for ways to organize your home, recipes, and budget? We have you covered with these 25 free printable planners to organize your life. This list is jam-packed with free printable planners to help you organize...

One Minute Instant Pot Cranberry Sauce

Want to make cranberry sauce using your Instant Pot pressure cooker? Check out this super easy and delicious one minute Instant Pot cranberry sauce.   To be honest, I hadn't made homemade cranberry sauce before and was amazed at how easy it is. For years when I...

24 Hearty Instant Pot Beef Recipes

24 Hearty Instant Pot Beef Recipes

Are you looking for beef dinner recipes for your Instant Pot pressure cooker? Check out these 24 hearty Instant Pot Beef Recipes. You'll have a number of easy, delicious recipes you can make that your family will love. I've been using my Instant Pot for over 6 months...

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Crock Pot Chex Mix Recipe

Crock Pot Chex Mix Recipe

To me, the holiday season just doesn't feel like Christmas without the crunchy, salty taste of Chex Mix to balance out all the sweetness from cookies and other holiday foods. Make Chex Mix even easier with this Crock Pot Chex Mix recipe. When I was a kid, my mom was...

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24 No Fail Instant Pot Chicken Recipes

24 No Fail Instant Pot Chicken Recipes

Do you use your Instant Pot pressure cooker to make dinner for your family? Check out these 24 No Fail Instant Pot Chicken Recipes to get dinner on the table fast and have everyone begging for more. One of the things I love most about using the Instant Pot for chicken...

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Holiday Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

Holiday Peanut Butter Balls Recipe

If you are a peanut butter lover, you cannot go wrong with this classic Holiday Peanut Butter Balls recipe. While this recipe is great for any time of the year, it works especially well on a tray of Christmas cookies or as a special holiday treat for you or loved...

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22 of the Best Nativity Activities for Kids

22 of the Best Nativity Activities for Kids

During the Christmas season, it's easy to get caught up in presents, making cookies, and other activities. Use these 22 of the best nativity activities for kids to teach children that Jesus is the meaning of the holiday season. These fun activities are great for...

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23 Free Nativity Printables for Families

23 Free Nativity Printables for Families

Do you want to teach your children the true meaning of Christmas? These 23 free Nativity printables will help you to explain and encourage your children to see that Jesus is the true meaning of the season.  These Nativity printables are great for toddler and...

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