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 Speaking TopicsRequest Jill as a SpeakerRequest Mark and Jill as Speakers “Jill Savage is the best.  If you are looking for a dynamic speaker who can touch the heart of an audience, Jill is your girl.  Her honest, relevant, story-telling … Continue reading

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Calling All Moms! It’s Webcast Day!

I’m so excited to be a part of a brand new weekly resource for moms that Focus on the Family is launching.  Today is the premiere of the Mom Webcasts that will be available every Wednesday afternoon.  Tuck the kids … Continue reading

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Wisdom for first time moms?

I’m spent some time today with a new mom. She was looking for encouragement from a seasoned mom. “Seasoned…” that’s a nice way to say old. 🙂 That conversation got me thinking about a good blog conversation for us to … Continue reading

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Blog Tour Week 4

It’s the final week of the Real Moms…Real Jesus blog tour. There are so many wonderful mom blogs out there! Most of these carry the same interview but some are doing book giveaways on their blogs! Jennifer 3/22/09http://focusfindings.blogspot.com/www.homeschoolblogger.com/zephaniahway Karen 3/23/09 … Continue reading

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More Parenting Encouragement

Are you looking for more parenting encouragement? Hearts at Home has regular parenting information posted on the Pantagraph website. Every Sunday you’ll find the weekly Hearts at Home column that is published in the paper also on the website. On … Continue reading

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Making Memories continues

I am so inspired! You all have such wonderful ideas! Here’s an overview of some of the great ideas that have been shared thus far: *Write the things your kids say or do right on your calendar and then keep … Continue reading

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Making Memories Day 2

Wow, already we’ve had six great ideas submitted for creative ways to keep the memories for your kids! I just love it when we can share with one another like this. If you haven’t already read the six ideas submitted, … Continue reading

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I hope your Thanksgiving holiday was as wonderful as ours! We enjoyed spending time with friends and family and had some of our favorite foods like Beef House Rolls and Persimmon Pudding. I’m taking a week off from regular blogging … Continue reading

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Life’s so not fair!

Did you all know that my 12-year-old son is the ONLY kid in seventh grade who doesn’t have his own phone? Well at least that’s what he just told me. Honestly, when picking him up after a school basketball game … Continue reading

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Focus on the Giving

Tuesday night my boys and I worked together to fill three shoeboxes to send to Operation Christmas Child. I want this Christmas to be about giving more than any others, because I think it’s important for those of us who … Continue reading

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Dream Maker or Dream Taker?

I’m writing this post from a hotel room in Columbia, Missouri. I traveled here today with four teenagers…what was I thinking? Four weeks ago, our 17-year-old daughter, Erica, told me that she and her friend Elizabeth wanted to give their … Continue reading

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All in a days work

Today I just found joy in the simple, yet diverse tasks of mothering. There was the usual laundry, making dinner, and checking homework. But today it was two of my older kids that needed my encouragement and time. After making … Continue reading

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Living On The Wild Side…October contest!

Thursday night is the start of my husband’s weekend. Because his days off are Friday and Saturday, he always wants to do something fun on Thursday night like most people would normally do on Friday night. Over dinner we talked … Continue reading

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