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Ultimate Blog Party Day 2 Giveaway

If you’re here for the first time from the Ultimate Blog Party, welcome!  I blog regularly about faith, family, parenting, marriage, and more!  Stay around for a little while and find all the goodies on my blog.  Don’t miss the … Continue reading

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Celebrations…your way!

Last night I caught up with one of my best friends, Becky. She was telling me how she spent yesterday with another friend of hers who was celebrating her birthday in a rather unique way. It seems this friend found … Continue reading

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Fresh Look, Fresh Words, Fresh Vision GIVEAWAY

Last Friday, I told you about Hearts at Home’s new logo and tagline. Today I want to introduce you to our brand new website! We’ve completed Phase I of our new website with a completely new look and easier navigation … Continue reading

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Marriage Monday: Stop Making Excuses

Last Monday we talked about the value of “checking in” based upon the book Your Spouse Isn’t The Person You Married by Paul and Teri Reisser.  Today’s Marriage Monday is about the need to stop making excuses and start doing … Continue reading

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Marriage Monday: The Value of "Download" Time

Mark and I have been reading a book together called Your Spouse Isn’t The Person You Married: Keeping Your Love Strong Through Life’s Changes by Paul and Teri Reisser.  Today’s Marriage Monday is focused on staying connected to your spouse … Continue reading

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Focus on the Family WEBCAST Today!

Today I’ll be joining the discussion on the weekly Focus on the Family live webcast for moms! This time, however, I’ll be doing so from the comfort of my home and the technology of Skype!  The topic of the one … Continue reading

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Don’t Make a Mountain out of a Molehill

So after school today one of my son’s friends told him that I was the coolest mom ever.  Why?  Because I didn’t get mad when Austin somewhat inconvenienced me. Now I can tell you that there have been many times … Continue reading

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Day 2 Focus on the Family Real Moms…Real Jesus Radio Broadcast!

It’s Day 2 of the Real Moms…Real Jesus Discussion on the Focus on the Family Radio Program.  I so enjoyed my time with Dr. Kevin Leman (left) and John Fuller (right) for this radio program!  If you are a mom, … Continue reading

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Homemade Freezer Cookies

I have a confession to make.  If there’s sugar in the house, I have no self-control.  Seriously…I’ve learned that the only way to stay true to a healthy diet is to keep sweet treats out of the house. But I … Continue reading

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More Encouragement for You: Sally Baucke Hearts at Home Video

Here’s another short video clip to encourage you from the 2009 Hearts at Home conferences.   (If you get my blog by email, click here to watch the video.)

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Got a few minutes? Enjoy this Hearts at Home video clip and be encouraged!

Because it’s Hearts at Home week, today I thought you’d enjoy a short video clip from last year’s Hearts at Home conference. (If you receive my blog by email, you’ll probably have to click here to watch the video.)  Enjoy! … Continue reading

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It’s Not Too Late To Join the Fun at Hearts at Home!

The winner of the Growing Grateful Kids book drawing is Megan who posted as “The Dowell Family.”  I’ll contact you by email Megan to get your mailing address.  Congrats! I was so inspired by all the stories shared…if you missed … Continue reading

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Life is So Unfair!

So my 13-year-old son wants the world to know that he is the ONLY kid in 8th grade who doesn’t have a cell phone. I told him I was happy to tell the world for him. After all, I think … Continue reading

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