What to Do When Your Husband Disappoints You
Family | Marriage

What to Do When Your Husband Disappoints You

Have you had times of marriage problems when your husband has disappointed you? Of course you still respect him, you still love him, you still honor him, but maybe he has done or not done something that causes that little twinge in your heart. As of this week, I have been married 20 years! In…

How to Help Your Children Become Great Friends
Kids | Parenting

How to Help Your Children Become Great Friends

As a mother to seven children, I can say that one of the greatest desires of my heart is that my children would not only be siblings, but also close friends. In my case, I think part of this desire stems from being an only child without any siblings until I was nearly nine years…

HELP! I’m Married to a Spender but I’m a Saver!
Faithfully frugal | Marriage

HELP! I’m Married to a Spender but I’m a Saver!

Isn’t it amazing how God created us as wives to be helpmeets to our husbands? Actually, it’s equally amazing how He made men and women to yearn for one another in a deep companionship kind of way. Back in the Garden of Eden, He created Eve specifically for Adam so that he would not be…

The Day I Let My Daughter Into the Chocolate Club
Family | Kids | Motherhood | Parenting

The Day I Let My Daughter Into the Chocolate Club

Teen girls. Two words that are innocent enough on their own, but when combined, they can pack quite the punch. If you have ever known a teen girl, I think you may know just what I mean. Teen girls are often judgmental, teen girls often gossip, and teen girls rarely have much desire to seek…