Raising Children

Oh the Irony…

Oh the Irony…

By

Look what I just found as I was cleaning up my family room. It was ironic enough for me to take a picture and share it with you : )   I found this to be just slightly hilarious. The “artwork” continues all though the book – as if a little blonde boy sat and randomly selected pages to bless…

Read More
Some “Jackism” for your enjoyment

Some “Jackism” for your enjoyment

By

Normally, this blog is fairly serious; sanctification, holy living, marital conflict, etc.  We try to insert some humor into the posts, but in general, you probably don’t laugh that often (unless you find a particularly  egregious spelling error that we missed. : )   But this morning I thought that I would lighten it up a little bit. A few months ago, a friend…

Read More
Give Them Grace (3)

Give Them Grace (3)

By

Hello friends! I took a week off from my grace series because, well, I didn’t feel like doing it last week. (Honesty is the best policy, right? : ) I had a rough week with the boys and to me it smacked of hypocrisy to write about trying to be better parent when it seemed like all my expended effort…

Read More
Give them Grace (2)

Give them Grace (2)

By

Good morning! [Ok, so I realize it is 8:30 at night, but I did have every intention of posting this earlier! What can I say – I have two toddlers. Sometimes I wonder whether I should even make plans for my day : ) ] I am up to chapter four today in the book “Give Them Grace.” Here are the…

Read More
Give Them Grace

Give Them Grace

By

I am re-reading a few of my favorite parenting books this fall. Sometimes the road through motherhood becomes a little foggy to me, and I take those times as an indication that I need to re-focus.  To make sure that I am heading in the biblical direction. Anyhow, I thought that as I read I would share some of the…

Read More