I love the Thanksgiving season! It is an opportunity to take a deep breath, breathe in the smells of the fall season, and enjoy a stretch of sanity before the Christmas chaos. My prayer for you is that you take some time to reflect and pray with and for your family as you enjoy these easy Thanksgiving crafts. On to the fun! Michelle at www.craftymorning.com has this
The word “ritual” sounds more meaningful than the word “strategy.” Rituals are taken more seriously and have a connotation of sacredness. Your life is sacred, and there’s more that you could be doing to get the most out of your life! There are many actions you can take that mean little when only done occasionally, like brushing your teeth. But when done daily with a sense and respect for the
How often do we follow traditions we don’t understand? For me, a lot! I got to thinking about the interesting tradition of carving pumpkins and decided to check it out. My father was a typical Irish-storyteller from the old sod, so I was delighted to learn that the tradition originates in Ireland. The superstition is that jack-o-lanterns containing lit candles ward off evil spirits.
Have you looked at the calendar? My goodness! The first day of fall has passed and Halloween is not far behind. Are you having a home party, or do you have to plan a party for your child’s school? It can be a lot of work with a lot of planning. This year, make it simpler! To make it even easier, we have created a printable of all the items you would need to buy or find to pull off
It's easy to get caught up with worries and cares during difficult times. Finding joy doesn’t involve a great deal of effort or money. There are plenty of ways to create more joy in your life right now! A subtle shift in thinking can be powerful. Making a decision to be intentional about joy and fun will get your creativity flowing with your own ideas. For now, here are some ideas to