Finding Joy in the Chaos

Over the past few years, there has been many chaotic moments which have taken over the news cycle.  From unnecessary deaths to shifts in the political realm,  Many of these moments don’t directly affect us meaning they aren’t necessarily on our doorsteps, but most of them have an indirect impact on our thoughts, perspectives, and…

Creamy Roasted Cauliflower Chowder By Two Peas And Their Pod

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Letting Go of Your Baggage – So You Can Have Peace

Letting Go of Your Baggage – So You Can Have Peace By Women Living Well 1 Samuel Bible Study Letting Go of Your Baggage – So You Can Have Peace “Sorrow. Fear. Regret. Insecurity, Bitterness. Depression. Anger. Grief. We all have seasons in life when we struggle with intense emotions.  Sometimes it comes from the…

Healthy Guacamole with Hidden Spinach By Amanda’s Cooking

Healthy Guacamole with Hidden Spinach By Amanda’s Cooking Healthy Guacamole with Hidden Spinach “Who knew eating healthy could be so delicious? This hidden spinach healthy guacamole packs in a whole serving of vegetables (not that you would ever be able to guess it from the taste!) There are so many delicious dips and spread recipes…

Good Morning Girls Resources {1 Samuel 11-15}

Good Morning Girls Resources {1 Samuel 11-15} By Women Living Well Good Morning Girls Resources {1 Samuel 11-15} “Welcome back to Week 3 in the Book of 1 Samuel! I’m so glad you are back!  If you missed week 1’s wrap up – it is here and if you missed week 2’s wrap up – it…

Start each day with a grateful heart

Start each day with a grateful heart Start each day with a grateful heart The Red Fairy Project Start each day with a grateful heart. One of the key secrets to happiness. Every morning and every night I have the practice of being thankful for all the blessings and gifts I have I my life….

If: Gathering :Boldness

If: Gathering :Boldness Day 6 of 20 Days of Prayer http://ifequip.com/ “Lord, we love that You included this story about Joshua in Scripture. We’re reminded that even the heroes of our faith, like Moses and Joshua, were frail humans just like us. For them and for us, obeying Your commands often means being bold and…

REFRESHING REST BY MACKENZIE BYERSDORF

REFRESHING REST  BY MACKENZIE BYERSDORF For moms, rest can be a tricky subject. It’s something that we all deeply desire – but it’s also something that is hard to actually fit into our busy lives. Every hour of the day, needs are begging to be met: the dishes need cleaning, our kids need feeding, the…

Weekend Links {January 14, 2017}

What’s On My Nightstand:

Still working through Hillbilly Elegy – it’s really good.

I’m going through The Blessing of Humility with my daughter and a friend. We’re working through the discussion by email working on a chapter at a time (we’ll meet in person when we can to chat about it too). There’s some good discussion questions to get you thinking deeper about each chapter.

Christian celebrity: maybe we’ve created the problem

Christian celebrity: maybe we’ve created the problem Carey Scott Christian celebrity: maybe we’ve created the problem From Sarah : The following is from Carey’s Blog. Her introduction. Her blog is uplifting. Well worth reading. She makes you think about YOU. Yourself. So please read on. “Hi! I’m Carey — a speaker, author and life coach…

The Civil Rights Movement Answered An Abuse of Power By Danika Cooley

The Civil Rights Movement Answered An Abuse of Power Thinking Kids Bloghttps://www.thinkingkidsblog.org/2017/01/11/the-civil-rights-movement-lessons-and-activities/ The Civil Rights Movement (1954-1968) answered an egregious abuse of power, one in which the color of a person’s skin dictated whether one was considered a “neighbor” or not. Martin Luther King Jr. is the most highly notarized leader of the American Civil Rights…