Autism Awareness Month Book Review: Stewie Boom! and Princess Penelope

It is autism awareness month and many of us with children on the spectrum are being intentional about teaching others and creating opportunities for our little ones to share their stories. That’s why when the opportunity to review a new book helping children to understand autism, I jumped at the chance, and I was not disappointed. Stewie Boom! and Princess Penelope: Handprints, Snowflakes and … [Read more...]

Save the Couch Campaign: A Mom’s Plight for Sanity

I am in a season of frustration. I have no idea why. I'm thinking the Lord is trying to teach me trust and patience, but I'm growing more frustrated every day. I know the one thing the Lord is telling me is that the battle I'm in is not mine to fight, it's the Lord's. However, it is very hard for me to stand still when bills are due, creditors and student loan people are calling, things are … [Read more...]

Arts & Crafts: “War Room” Inspired Prayer Boards

Every now and then, I think I’m Martha Stewart, so here is my latest project. I recently purchased these great curtains for my bedroom from West Elm, and I had all of these leftover cardboard sheets from the packages. Right away I knew I could do something with them. That’s when the Lord placed it on my heart to make a “Prayer” wall. By now, everyone has seen the movie “War Room.” It’s about … [Read more...]