Category: Holiday

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Peaceable Kingdom Valentines

This weekend was Valentine-making extravaganza. 4 kids with an average of 20 kids per class= 80 valentines. SO MUCH FUN. Especially because I didn’t choose to make all those valentines from scratch this year....

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Simple DIY Ornaments for Kids

If the thought of Christmas crafts makes you break out in a cold sweat, this simple craft is for you! While these ornaments probably aren’t going to win any ornament fashion competitions, it’s a...

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Mini-Pumpkin Bat Decoration

Mini-pumpkins are cute no matter what you do with them, but today the kids and I went a little “batty” with them!  The supplies for this adorable decoration cost me only about $5, the...

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Because of His Wounds

It’s Good Friday, today. A day to remember the most important event of human history. An unfathomable sacrifice. Incredible pain. Agony. Tears. But powered by love. Love for the worthless and undeserving. Love for...

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Easter Handprint Craft: a keepsake creation

Despite it only being the middle of March, we are getting closer and closer to Easter. In a way, it doesn’t seem real because I don’t feel ready, but somehow I need to get...

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How to Celebrate Easter with your Family

Easter is just around the bend, and if you’re anything like us, perhaps you’re wondering- what can I do to help my kids understand and celebrate this incredibly important time in the life of...

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A ‘Good for You’ St. Patrick’s Day Breakfast

This month we’re starting a breakfast series– so each Wednesday you can come and get some ideas for changing up the most important meal of the day. If you’re still wanting more breakfast ideas, feel...

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Christina’s Love Story: Not My Plan

Last month, we shared our testimonies of how we came to know Christ. If you missed it, here’s my story, MaryAnn’s story, and Tiffany’s story. And now, since we are in the month of...

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A Valentine’s Cookie for the “Nerdy” People in Your Life

The kids’ favorite cookies to make is cut-out sugar cookies. They love the rolling and the cookie-cutting and the decorating and sneaking little bits of sugar cookie dough when I’m not looking. AND, we love...

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Illustrated Lent: A Playful Lenten Resource for Families

While most of us have a love/hate relationship with Pinterest, one thing I LOVE is how I discover fantastic ideas and resources for spiritual formation for my family. I love to hear how others...