Weekend Links

Grape Kool-Aid Scented Playdough at Stir the Wonder 14 Day Walk with Christ at Jedi Craft Girl - An exercise for the two weeks before Easter. 24 Easter Books That Focus on the Cross at Not Consumed Preschool Resurrection Eggs at Motherhood on a … [Continue reading]

Faith That Sticks {GIVEAWAY}


I am a firm believer in teaching children to love reading at a young age. As soon as my children were old enough to maintain eye contact, I was reading to them. They loved listening to my voice and looking at the bright colors. Soon they were big … [Continue reading]

Friday Links

9 Things to Clean when the Kids Get Sick at Clean Mama Teaching Kids How to Take Care of Books at Growing Book by Book Sparkly Mixed Medium Winter Paintings at Stay at Home Educator An Object Lesson for Kids on Honesty at Over the Big … [Continue reading]

The Desperate Diva Diaries: Christian Fiction for the Preteen Crowd


  There were the Dork Diaries. The Diary of a Wimpy Kid. And now Angie Spady offers a Christian alternative with a female protagonist: Catie Conrad, star of The Desperate Diva Diaries series. When Catie asks her journalist father for a … [Continue reading]

How Surviving a Snow Day Is Like Getting through a Spiritual Drought by Jessie Weaver


First of all, you have to know that I am not talking one snow day. I'm talking two weeks where my elementary-school-aged child has gone to school a grand total of 8.5 hours. She is distraught. I am stir-crazy. My preschooler went once for 2.5 hours. … [Continue reading]

Weekend Links

Secret Prayer Club at Pint-Sized Treasures How Pinterest Makes Us Feel at Women Living Well Parenting after You Messed Up at Our Goodwin Journey Encouraging Independent Play (with Children Who Hate to Be Alone) at Beautiful in His Time Did … [Continue reading]

Big Thoughts for Little People – the New App and a Giveaway

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Tyndale House Publishers is excited to announce its first children’s app. Released to the iTunes store in January, 2015, the Big Thoughts for Little People app is the perfect companion to the bestselling alphabet book with the same name, written by … [Continue reading]

Weekend Links

How to Avoid a Wasted Life at The Better Mom The Problem with OMG at Women Living Well The (Ongoing) Talk: Talking with Your Kids about Sex from Ages 2-5 at Jess Connell Valentine's Day Cherry Chip Pancakes with Cheesecake Sauce at Food Family … [Continue reading]

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with ParentLife

This blog has been around for quite some time, and we have a great backlog of Valentine's Day posts. If you're new around here, I wanted to share some of these wonderful older posts. source: Sarah Parrott via Flickr 10 Last-Minute Ideas for … [Continue reading]

Weekend Links

The Prayer Pail: Say Goodnight with Intention at The Christian Blonde 10 Date Nights to Do with Kids at Together with Family Huge List of Free Printable Valentines at Free Homeschool Deals Make a Pipe Cleaner Princess Costume at Parents … [Continue reading]