Finding Peace When Life Is Distracting

Finding Peace When Life is Distracting

“Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.” Isaiah 26:3 I know this is true. For many years I even claimed it as my “life verse.” Many times I have gained peace as I reflected on the truth of the promise. But not lately. I would love to sit here and impart some wonderful nugget of wisdom … [Read More...]

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Subscriber Freebie: Everyday Essential Oils & Herbs Guide

I'm so excited to share a brand new freebie with those who are subscribed to the A Mama's Story newsletter! Working with herbs and essential oils can feel intimidating, especially with so much information out there! This guide will walk you through 10 common oils and herbs our family loves and will detail how to use them. Subscriber … [Read More...]

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Mama Moments Monday {Link-Up}

Welcome to Mama Moment Mondays! My family will be traveling during the upcoming week, so I've been busy packing, preparing for this week's fantastic subscriber freebie and giveaway, and attempting to run a home all at the same time! We look forward to visiting with our family and meeting a few brand new cousins, too! I haven't had a chance to … [Read More...]


A Simple and Fun Way to Teach Theology

This is a guest post by Tauna from Proverbial Homemaker. My nephew sat down at the table with our kids and waited for the food. They all chatted and laughed together, showing proper adoration to their cousin who also happened to be the coolest (and oldest) kid they know. I set food in front of each shining face and we all prepared to … [Read More...]

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Eight Ways to Have a Successful Summer Day

I started this summer with what I thought were small, manageable goals. Very low standards. Realistic expectations. My only goals each day for the children: Read every day, practice your piano, and eat some fruits and vegetables. And guess what? We haven't even met those measly goals. Days at the lake have been so fun and exhausting that nobody … [Read More...]


Capture the Memories {Photography Bundles for Beginners to Pro}

One of the thoughts that creeps into my mind frequently is, “Why couldn’t I capture that moment in time perfectly?” That beautiful sunset witnessed on a perfect vacation. My child’s first belly laugh. The expression of joy on my father’s face at his surprise party. I don’t want to forget any of it. It’s SO important to savor it all… to relish … [Read More...]

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Summer Blessing Giveaway

Ladies, you don't want to miss this giveaway! Summer is in full swing! For some of us, it may mean park days and lazy days at the pool. For some of us it may be work as normal. Whatever your situation is, we want to bless you this summer! Woman to Woman Ministries has teamed up with some fabulous bloggers to bring you the Summer Blessing … [Read More...]

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Mama Moments Monday {Link-Up}

Welcome to Mama Moment Mondays! If you're featured below or have been in the past, help yourself to a featured button (you'll find the codes on the sidebar). Dear New Mom, A Baby Isn't The End My Favorite Blogging Resources Evidence of How Food Affects Children's Behavior Now, onto this week's link-up! Topics may … [Read More...]


Weekend Reads: Natural Living Edition

It's been busy here in my home for the last few months, but I was able to sit down and collect a few great posts on natural living to share with you. By the way, did you read the post on using herbal remedies with children? I thought it was great. Over the years, I've become more confident using herbs when my children aren't feeling well while … [Read More...]