As a Christian in the great United States of America, I see an alarming crisis that we are facing. As a group, we are not passing on our beliefs to our children and the generations that are behind us are mostly godless. As Christian mothers (and fathers too, but since I don’t … More A Christian Crisis
I long for the day when someone asks me “Are they all yours?” in referring to my children. I would smile sweetly and with a hint of humor in my voice seriously reply, “Oh, No! They are my husbands too ;o)” Those of us with more than “2 point 4” children must be prepared … More Are They All Yours?
I know that there are many parents who don’t see them as the blessing that they truly are. Their children are whiny, disobedient, destructive, etc…. Yeah, mine are that way too sometimes *smile*. We, as parents also have a hard job to TRAIN our children… but you really can’t reason with a two year old. … More Help Me Be Good Books
Life has been stressful these last few weeks, okay… months. I don’t thrive when I am on bedrest or recovering from a c-section. I certainly don’t thrive, and neither does my family, in the chaos that my being unproductive brings. This chaos can also have a huge impact on my attitude (for the worse!). The Lord … More Our Attitude in the Home
[img align=left]http://i73.photobucket.com/albums/i234/halos_glow/Blog/Goodnight_Elsley.jpg[/img]I want to preface this post by stating that I don’t feel like I am really qualified to write about this topic yet. My children are still children and I am ‘in the thick’ of raising my children. I was even hesitant about even posting on this but felt that it was too important … More Keeper of the Home: Part 4 – Loving Your Children
Okay, so this is an odd title for a woman whose only daughter is just 8 years old – LOL! I pray for a lot of things each day and praying for Chloe’s future husband is one of them. It was just brought to my mind as I read an article that was written by … More My Daughter’s Husband
Ah, it feels so good to sit down and put my feet up! My family and I attended a Sunday School Social today. We had lots of fun. There were about 10 families there from our Sunday School class. It was a great time to get to know a couple of the newer families and … More Fun and Fellowship and Parenting
I just finished THE BEST book that I’ve read for parents who have a daughter (well, it IS second to the Bible – lol). The book is Raising Maidens of Virtue by Stacy McDonald. I must say that I agree with 100% of everything that is discussed in this book – which is really rare … More A Must Read Book for Parents Who Have a Daughter!