15 Minute Challenge to Develop a Daily Quiet Time

Do you feel the nudge to have a daily quiet time with Jesus, but don’t know how or think you have the time?  Begin by taking this 15 minute challenge to develop a daily quiet time. Daily Quiet Time with Jesus I’m a coffee lover – black and strong—and my morning starts off better with … Continue reading 15 Minute Challenge to Develop a Daily Quiet Time

Choose Your Battles|7 Steps to Having a Win-Win Marriage

“Choose your battles” is usually associated with parental advice. But it also applies to marriage. How do you know which battle to fight and which to drop? Real-Life Example of a Battle Choice Married now many, many years, my husband and I know which battles to pursue and which ones to drop. When you’ve been … Continue reading Choose Your Battles|7 Steps to Having a Win-Win Marriage

Practice Gratitude with Happy Little Moments

Practicing gratitude can begin by celebrating Happy Little Moments. Those moments in the day that make you smile. That catch you by surprise. That give way to childlike awe and wonder. Have any of  these moments? Look-out for Happy Little Moments Barbara Huning’s (out of print) journal , 30 Days to a Grateful Heart has given … Continue reading Practice Gratitude with Happy Little Moments

18 Sanity Survival Tips When Traveling with Kids

Traveling with kids is a tricky venture. As a military family, we endured many a long-distance trip traveling to our new duty station. To avoid hearing “Are we there yet?” or “How much longer?” on your next trip, here are a few survival tips I’ve gathered  to make traveling with kids more sane. 18 Survival … Continue reading 18 Sanity Survival Tips When Traveling with Kids

What Story Does Your Marriage Tell?

Every marriage tells its own story. What story does yours tell? My husband, Dennis, and I make it a habit of reading books on marriage together. Attending a marriage course or workshop annually and reading (or listening) to books on improving our marriage are keys to our classic marriage. Currently we are listening* to You … Continue reading What Story Does Your Marriage Tell?

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