7 Simple Ways to Practice Self-Care During the Holidays

As the holidays approach, I envision myself nestled near the Christmas tree with my hands cradling a good book and cup of hot chocolate. Also, I ...

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How to Shop Black Friday and Cyber Monday Deals to Set Yourself Up for Success in the New Year

Do you love Black Friday deals to jump start your gift giving? Me, too! But a few years ago I discovered how Black Friday shopping can actually set ...

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Clutter-Free Gift Ideas for the Whole Family

It's the end of a long day and the kids are finally nestled in their beds.  I take a deep breath as I head back down stairs, just to remember that ...

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How to Avoid Holiday Weight Gain and Not Feel Deprived

We’re right in the throes of those weeks of the year where eating anything and everything “because it’s the holidays” is not only acceptable, ...

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Take the Stress Out of Your Holidays

The holidays can be an exciting time, but they can also be a stressful time, especially if we come into this bustling time of year behind the eight ...

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25 Questions to Prepare Your Marriage for the Holidays

Did you dream of what your first married Christmas would look like? You'd pick out a real tree, and your strong handsome husband would cut it down. ...

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Creative Ways to Make Bible Study a Reality During the Holidays

Let's be honest. . . When life is overwhelming, it's incredibly tempting to cut out our daily Bible study. It doesn't seem logical to do something ...

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Christmas Family Fun Activity Cards- Free Printable

Celebrate this special season with these fun Christmas activity cards!  Put them into a bag or jar and have the kids choose an activity each day ...

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The One Thing You Don’t Want to Miss This Christmas

Dear Friend, Five days until Christmas!!! Can you believe it? Hopefully your shopping list is getting checked off and you can find time to sip on ...

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These practical ways to keep Christ at the center of your Christmas will refocus your heart this holiday season.

Keeping Christ at the Center of Your Christmas

It was the craziest thing. We packed the box just as we had every year. However, when we opened it again on this particular year, something ...

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Don't let hope be in short supply this holiday, even when you're battling depression.

How to Find Hope When the Holiday Depression Hits

I'd rather fast forward past the holidays this year. Bah humbug. The holiday season is meant to be an exciting, wonderful time. Except when ...

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