Homemaking is Hard

homemaking is hard, but it doesn't have to be overwhelming!

This post is a part of my Truth About Homemaking series where I'm exploring some foundational beliefs about homemaking. You can start here to read from the beginning.  Okay, so I know this was supposed to be an encouraging series. And talking about how homemaking is hard may not seem very … [Read more...]

Homemaking Doesn’t Come Naturally

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This post is a part of my Truth About Homemaking series where I'm exploring some foundational beliefs about homemaking. You can start here to read from the beginning.  Today's homemaking truth is a big one. I spent a long time--years if I'm being completely honest, beating myself up … [Read more...]

Homemaking is a Biblical Calling

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This post is a part of my Truth About Homemaking series where I'm exploring some foundational beliefs about homemaking. You can start here to read from the beginning.  The very first truth we need to realize about homemaking is that it is a Biblical calling. This core foundation shapes … [Read more...]

Encouraging Creativity Through Play

Encouraging Creativity through natural play in children.

If you're a parent of small children, you might sympathize the fact that it can be difficult to get them to slow down for activities sometimes. There are just so many new and exciting things for them to explore that it can seem impossible to get them to stop for even a minute. My boys are a bit … [Read more...]

Health Update (& Going Paleo!)

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I can't even tell you how crazy it feels to write those words. Super crazy. I have always been very adamantly against a paleo diet. I have always been very much a proponent of "just eat real food."  I thought it was unhealthy to cut out so many healthy food groups. I could get on board with cutting … [Read more...]