Taming the Paper Monster

Your 15 year old daughter calls you while you are at work in need of her social security card to apply for a summer job. With ease and confidence you guide her to locating it by telling her to go look in the top drawer of filing cabinet, in a blue folder with her name […]

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Easy Homemade Bread

I started baking our own bread almost 20 years ago and I’ve tried a gaboodle of recipes since then. Most of them have long since been forgotten (like that dreaded denim jumper that I felt obligated to wear as a homeschool mom), but there’s this one recipe that has stood the test of time… Whether […]

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Coffee and Conversation Link Party #38

Welcome to Coffee and Conversation #38!  It’s been a crazy, busy week (just like all of them, right?!).  And because it’s so easy to get discouraged when you get super busy…we’re highlighting spiritual encouragement this week!  Speaking of encouragement…don’t forget to enter our latest giveaway. It ends tonight at midnight! Feature time! 1. Why I […]

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Fight “Summer Creep”

I don’t want to add to your mom guilt or make your to-do list more complicated. (You already juggle jobs, and children, extra activities and homework and the demands of a busy family.) But I’d like to call your attention to a problem that shows up looking more like an attractive package than the risky trap that it […]

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Easy Spring Wreaths

You know it by now…we LOVE spring!  And most likely it’s in full swing wherever you are! In the springtime, we love getting outdoors…to the park, to visit friends, playing in the yard, being out and about…whatever ‘Course, when it’s time to come home sweet home, there’s nothing more welcoming than a colorful ring of color adorning the […]

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Coffee and Conversation Link Party #37

Welcome back to Coffee and Conversation! Grab yourself a cup of coffee, check out our features, share your favorite posts, enter the giveaway, visit the “About Page link up,”  and take some time to be encouraged and inspired by the posts your fellow bloggers share. Take a minute and enter our giveaway for an acne […]

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