Clutter and Discouragement

How Clutter and Discouragement Often Go Hand in Hand @ AVirtuousWoman.org

A Time to Clean: Day 7 You can read the rest of the posts in this series here. Do you ever find yourself day dreaming of a different life... or maybe you just feel dissatisfied with the way things have been going in your life. Discontentment can severely affect everything from your relationships to your homemaking. I wish I could say I've never been discontent, but that wouldn't be true! Life is hard sometimes. A lot of times. And there are definitely seasons in life that are harder than … [Read more...]

Those Sentimental Things

What to do with all those Sentimental Things... @ AVirtuousWoman.org #ATimeToClean #clutter #declutter

A Time to Clean: Day 5 You can read the rest of the posts in this series and join the challenge here.  Don't forget to head over to A Virtuous Woman's Facebook page and share your stories today! Well, we've made it to the end of the week! We started off the week with some deep heart searching. And we've ended the week with lots of ideas about how to deal with clutter and what to do with all the clutter you're getting rid of. Today we'll be looking at things that pull at your heart... … [Read more...]

Family Worship {Day 58}

Family Worship {From Chaos to Calm: Day 58} @ AVirtuousWoman.org

From Chaos to Calm: Day 58 Scripture Memory: “And these words which I command you today shall be in your heart. 7 You shall teach them diligently to your children, and shall talk of them when you sit in your house, when you walk by the way, when you lie down, and when you rise up. 8 You shall bind them as a sign on your hand, and they shall be as frontlets between your eyes. 9 You shall write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates.” Deuteronomy 6:6-9 Worshiping together as a … [Read more...]

Music in the Air {Day 57}

Fill your home with music that inspires. @ AVirtuousWoman.org

From Chaos to Calm: Day 57 Scripture Memory: “My lips shall greatly rejoice when I sing unto thee; and my soul, which thou hast redeemed.” Psalm 71:23     Do you like to sing? Music adds so much to life. Well, I should say, good music adds much to life. What kind of music do you listen to? Are the words uplifting? Do the songs inspire you to serve God more – or less?  Studies have shown that children who listen to classical music from an early age learn better. It has also been proven … [Read more...]

The Heart of the Home – Mom {Day 54}

Mom is the Heart of the Home @ AVirtuousWoman.org

From Chaos to Calm: Day 54 Scripture Memory: “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.” 1 Corinthians 13: 4-7       Mom, you really are special! Your children adore you no matter how you look, whether you are grouchy … [Read more...]