Jessica's Contributions

Let There Be Peace on Earth and Let It Begin In Me

Let there Be Peace

I find myself fighting against anxiety on a daily basis these days. It’s as if there is a full blown war going on against the peace in my soul. At first I thought it was just the pressures of motherhood but it’s moved on to attack my marriage, relationships and the atmosphere in our home. […]

Building God’s Kingdom Books {review + giveaway}

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Knowing how to share life lessons with our kids can be challenging. Overwhelmed by the day to day demands and stresses of life, we are often left without words of wisdom to guide the faith and values of our children. I absolutely believe there is grace available daily to find effective ways to speak truth […]

Why Do We Call It Christmas Book Review

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We’re not big into Santa at our house. And that’s not because we don’t like that big bellied guy. Growing up our families never placed a huge emphasis on Santa or pretended gifts came from him. My husband and I decided to just see how it went with our kids. They are still young {6 […]

Christmas JOY Bundle {giveaway}

Christmas Joy Giveaway

Y’all! This is our biggest giveaway ever! And just in time for holiday giving! We are so excited to share these amazing gift related products with you and give you the chance to win all of it! This is over $500 in amazing gift ideas and maybe a few items you’ll keep for yourself!! Complete […]

The One Thing We Can’t Miss Out On This Christmas

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We pulled out the Christmas decorations ready to deck our halls. My 6 year old had been begging us for weeks to “please put up the Christmas tree.” The time had finally come Thanksgiving morning. We started upstairs and before we could unpack the first box, my husband hurt his back. He laid on the […]

I Can Learn the Bible {review + giveaway}

I Can Learn the Bible

We’re just full of amazing resources this month. And just in time for Christmas!! The perfect companion to Devotions for Beginning Readers and one that spans a bit younger and older is I Can Learn the Bible by Holly Hawkins Shivers. I Can Learn the Bible: The Joshua Code for Kids: 52 Devotions and Scriptures […]

Black Friday Deal: Grow with Me Advent for 50% off!

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I cannot believe Thanksgiving has come and gone and December starts in just a few days. If you haven’t yet settled on an Advent resource for your family, we hope you’ll consider joining us in following the Grow with Me guide. It’s on sale now for 50% off! for less than $3 you get a 100+ page […]

The Best Black Friday Deals You Can’t Miss

Black Friday Deals

We love shopping and we absolutely adore a good deal around here. So we couldn’t let these shopping steals come along without sharing them with you. Our hope is that you never have to leave your home and go out into the crazy that is pre-Christmas shopping in your area. We want you to curl […]

Devotions for Beginning Readers {review + giveaway}

Devotions for Beginning Readers

We have a new reader in our house and it’s so fun to see her pick up books and be able to read them without much help. As I watch her become more independent with her reading, I imagine her just a few years from now getting lost in fiction or diving into books on […]

Walk with the Wise Men: An Elf on the Shelf Alternative

Walk with the Wise Men

It’s not that I have anything against that creepy little elf. It’s just that. . .well. . .he’s a little creepy. We’d managed to dodge the Elf on the Shelf phenomenon until my daughter started kindergarten and they did a version of it in class. Then all the kids began talking about where their elf […]