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Top 25 Bible Journaling Accessories

Bible journaling is the time spent reading God's word and marking, taking notes, and decorating directly in a Journaling Bible or notebook. Are you wondering which supplies are best to use? Here are the top 25 Bible journaling supplies. If you are new to Bible...

Bible Journaling: Make it Meaningful

Bible Journaling is writing, coloring, taking notes, and in other ways creatively expressing yourself in your Bible or in a notebook alongside your Bible. In the first post of this series we discussed how to get started with Bible journaling. Today we delve more...

5 Ways to Get Into the Habit of Going to Church

You want to start attending church more regularly. That's great! Keep reading for 5 ways to get into the habit of going to church. Maybe you attended church with your family when you were younger, but you haven't gone for awhile. Perhaps you have a church you attend...

Family

8 Easy DIY Thanksgiving Crafts for Kids

These Kids Craft projects are perfect for Thanksgiving. You can make these easy Thanksgiving crafts at home or in the school environment. All of these Thanksgiving crafts are cheap, easy, and can be made in under 30 minutes. Most of these 8 easy DIY Thanksgiving kids...

The Holy Mess Printable Thanksgiving Planner

Are you ready for Thanksgiving this year? Organize your holiday season now so that you can enjoy more time savoring the season with family and friends. Use our new The Holy Mess Printable Thanksgiving Planner to make this holiday your best one yet. With this beautiful...

20 Low Carb Instant Pot Recipes

Doesn’t it feel like the best foods are full of carbs? I don’t know about you, but I love bread, pasta, and potatoes. Carbohydrates can be good in moderation, but I've learned that focusing on protein and fats helps keep my cravings at bay. Low carb meals can be...

Fitness

Fitness Over 50: Lena Aldrich is an Ironman

If you are a woman who is over the age of 50, you know that your body has experienced changes over time. Do you have concerns about how you can continue to stay fit and healthy? I present to you the first in a series of blogs about women who are role models for...

25 Ways to Create a DIY Spa Day at Home

You need a way to relax and unwind. But life's commitments (and your bank account) make it too hard to get away for a day at a spa. How about an at home spa day? Here are 25 ways to create a DIY spa day at home. Like so many women, I went through years of not doing a...

13 Instant Pot Pumpkin Recipes

13 Instant Pot Pumpkin Recipes

Fall has arrived and with it all the pumpkin flavored things! Here are 13 ways to use your Instant Pot to create pumpkin-flavored deliciousness in a wide variety of ways. Pumpkin has vitamins A, C, and E, which are wonderful antioxidants, and it’s also a great source...

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Treat Jar for Kids Printable Kit

Treat Jar for Kids Printable Kit

Are you looking for a fun way to motivate and encourage your kids? Check out this fun Treat Jar for Kids Printable Kit. This printable kits includes many small, engaging activities that are a treat for any kid. Most activities are free! Use this jar as a special...

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Chore Jar for Kids Printable Kit

Chore Jar for Kids Printable Kit

Do you need a new way to get your kids to help around the house? Check out the Chore Jar for Kids Printable Kit. This printable kits includes many small, realistic chores for kids ages 5-12. (Feel free to take out chores and add additional ones to match your child's...

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I’m Bored Jar for Kids Printable Kit

I’m Bored Jar for Kids Printable Kit

Does it drive you just a little bit crazy when your kids whine, "I'm bored!" Check out this fun "I'm Bored" Jar for Kids Printable Kit. In my house, I say "bored" is "the B word" and I find something for them to do. But what is the task you should give a kid who says...

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30 Days of Frugal Dates

30 Days of Frugal Dates

Are you looking for a way to spend more time with your husband, boyfriend, or sweetheart, but you don't have a lot of extra money to spend? Check out these 30 days of frugal dates. Here is a whole month's worth of ideas to spend time with your sweetie every day for a...

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