Your Beloved {Day 15}

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From Chaos to Calm: Day Fifteen Your Beloved Scripture Memory: “My beloved is mine, and I am his: he feedeth among the lilies.” Song of Songs 2:16 Download the .pdf version of this article. After a while married life can get in the way of your love life! I touched on this yesterday, but I want to reinforce the importance of romantic love between you

Loving Others {Day 14}

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From Chaos to Calm: Day Fourteen Loving Others Scripture Memory: “As I have loved you, so you also should love one another.” John 13:35 Download the .pdf version of this article. These days everyone has a “touchy feely” attitude. In other words everyone wants to feel good and not offend anyone. I admit, I have been guilty of it myself! However, I was thinking that

Money Matters {Day 13}

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Yesterday I found myself thinking, “It’s been a long week – and it’s only Tuesday!” This morning I had to get up at 4 am and leave by 5 am to drive to Knoxville. After choir practice last night I just didn’t have it in me to get this post up early. Right now I’m sitting in the Toyota Service Center for a scheduled maintenance.

The Heart of Her Husband {Day 12}

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From Chaos to Calm: Day Twelve The Heart of Her Husband Scripture Memory: “The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.” Proverbs 31:11 You can download the .pdf version of this article here. Trust Trust is a powerful influence in our marriages. When we commit our lives to one man, we have made a

A Critical Spirit {Day 11}

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Yesterday we found this abandoned dog – a Great Pyrenees sitting on the side of the road by his dead buddy. Apparently he’d been there for a few days because when we stopped to pick him up, several trucks drove by and people told us they were so glad to see someone help him. His owners had moved away and left the dogs behind. We

Pound Cake and Peaches Sundae

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Breyers for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. In our house, peaches are a special summer treat. Maybe because I grew up in Georgia where peaches grow every where. I just know we all love peaches. My daughter Emily gets so happy when I bring home peaches. I’ll also never forget the first time

Be an Encouragement {Day 10}

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From Chaos to Calm: Day Ten Be An Encouragement Scripture Memory: “She will do him good and not evil all the days of her life.” Proverbs 31:12 You can download the .pdf version of this article here. I want you to really look at the verse above. This is such a powerful and important verse. As a wife, this pertains strictly to you! We will

3 Ways to Ease Busy Weeknights

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This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Ragu®. The opinions and text are all mine. We’re about to get back into the swing of things. Back to days of busy routine. Our home school begins in just a few days and I’m already making plans to help ease our busy days and nights. My calendar used to be pretty empty. These

Your Desire Shall Be {Day 9}

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  Hi Ladies! I’m truly behind – which isn’t particularly surprising. Like I said yesterday, I blog during the “in between” times of my life and this week has been a killer. Tuesdays are always hectic, non-stop on the go days and Wednesdays I am always with my daughter, Hannah, at the ice rink and it’s a 14 – 16 hour day before I get

Wives Submit to Your Husbands {Day 8}

Closeup of loving couple holding hands while walking at sunset

I’m sorry today’s post is up late! I basically blog in the in-between times of my life. And last night it just didn’t happen! By the time we got home from our community choir practice it was almost 10:00 and then I had to get my girls ready for bed and I didn’t sleep well the night before – tossed and turned all night –