I love doing a daily tea time with my children. After not having regularly done it for close to a year, picking it back up again almost seemed burdensome. I was questioning why I had found it so necessary in the first place. Was there some sort of benefit other than the simple joy it… Continue reading The benefits of Tea Time
It is good to give thanks to the Lord, And to sing praises to Your name, O Most High; To declare Your lovingkindness in the morning Psalm 92:1-2 Peace. Quiet. Calm. Not really words I would use to describe our mornings around here for quite some time now. More like: chaos, loud, abundance of energy.… Continue reading Breakfast Tea
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. Against such there is no law. And those who are Christ’s have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires. If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit. Let us not become conceited, provoking… Continue reading Returning to Facebook
“It’s the end of the school year! Woooohoooo!!!!!” “It’s the end of the school year… now what am I supposed to do with my kids EVERYDAY?” “It’s the end of the school year?! That happened so fast! When is VBS? Summer camps? Oh my gosh!” “What do you mean, ‘end of the school year?’ We’re… Continue reading 25 things to do with your kids this summer (suggested by my chickadees)
Let’s get real today. Really, real today. I picked my featured image for this post because it makes me feel calm. Something I have not been feeling very often lately! As a mamma of four littles aged 7 and under, my life can get a bit chaotic. Lately, the chaos has been overwhelming me. I’m… Continue reading Just Breathe
My time of mourning has come to an end. I am dealing with not having gluten in my life anymore. It was hard to break-up, but the timeless “it’s not you, it’s me” line has been spoken. My body is broken, my gut is broken and I simply cannot allow gluten to wreak its havoc… Continue reading Dear Gluten, it’s not you, it’s me!
I pour out before Him my complaint; before Him I tell my trouble. Psalm 142:2 Recently, I watched the movie War Room. It brought me to a place of reflection on my own prayer life and caused me to take notice of how lukewarm my faith is right now. It was during this self-evaluation that… Continue reading Reflection and Confession