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31 Days to a Younger You: $1.99 Sale

Have you ever wondered, “If God cares only about the inner life, why bother with makeup, haircuts, or weight-loss programs?” My husband James has an answer…and if you know James, you can imagine him saying this.  He refers to the passage in 1 Samuel 16:7 which talking about David says, […]


Merry Christmas!

As cute as my Mrs. Claus is, we know that Santa Claus is not the main character of Christmas. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.  Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, […]


Book Giveaway: One Thousand Gifts by Ann Voskamp

It’s beginning to lo a lot like Christmas…so it’s time for a bo giveaway of Ann Voskamp’s beautiful bo One Thousand Gifts this week on the blog! Believe it or not, I just finished this bo which has taken so many readers on a journey of Eucharisteo…thanksgiving, grace, joy.  I’m […]


Sharon Jaynes on Becoming a Happy Wife

Download the podcast on iTunes or listen here: What a joy to have bestselling author and speaker Sharon Jaynes on the Happy Home Podcast this month.  Although Sharon grew up in a troubled home, she did not carry those negative habits into her marriage.  How did she break the pattern of a bren home […]


Why This Pyrex Dish Led to My First Stitches

This dish los innocent enough, doesn’t it? But one week ago, it disrupted an otherwise normal evening.  Our family had just gotten home.  Everyone was upstairs and I was starting to put together dinner.  I held this dish on both sides and went towards the refrigerator.  As I placed it […]


The Pellicane Christmas Tree

Every year, we put up our Christmas tree over Thanksgiving break.  We the way it lights up the house! We used to have a $2 beautiful artificial Christmas tree that we bought in Dallas, one hot summer day at a garage sale. That tree served us well for many […]


Book Giveaway: Not Alone by Lynn Donovan and Dineen Miller

I know you’re going to this guest post by my friend Lynn Donovan, author of Not Alone.  And..we’re giving away a free copy of the bo Not Alone.  To enter, simply leave a comment at the end of the post!  It started with a pound of hamburger. Yep, I discovered […]