Praying Through Decluttering

Clutter.

Stuff can so easily accumulate and clutter.

But this post isn’t about capsule wardrobes, donating to charity or living simply (all good things, though). It’s about continuously choosing joy  while decluttering our minds and homes – with God’s love, through God’s love, for the love of our families.

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Praying Through the Dishes

Doing the dishes is by far my least favorite chore. Even after making a delicious, enjoyable and beautiful meal for my family, the visual stress of a pile of dirty dishes in the sink can send me completely over the edge. And worse, sometimes doing the dishes can bring out the great, dreaded “R” word — resentment.

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Praying Through the Laundry

If there were ever to be a continuous chore, it would be laundry, right? Add the clothing of any tiny humans into the mix, and your small hills of T-shirts and jeans quickly turn into mountains.

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Maple Cinnamon Crunch Granola

Last summer we added this amazing recipe to our repertoire of farmer’s market items, and this fall it’s been requested again by friends and family.

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Praying Through Series

 

God whispered something so small … and so big…  into my heart earlier this week.

That I need more of Him.

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12 New Ways to Celebrate Fall While Homeschooling

Looking for some fun, fall activities for your homeschool that go beyond the pumpkin patch?

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Autumn Lyrics

 

The mornings I can sit down and write are few and far between,

but given the kids are fast asleep,

and the coffee is strong

and the house is deep

in quiet…

I’ll grab the clock and slow down time, to dwell on things usually unseen.

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Alphabet Soup – A “Martha Speaks” Learning Activity

This little learner activity is perfect for emergent readers!

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Fall Bucket List 2017

Happy First Week of Fall, everyone!

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