Full disclosure: our family can’t be a foster family. We tried, and our marriage couldn’t handle it. Thankfully, we found out before we had a foster child join our family. However, from that experience, I found a passion for the theology of orphan care and started reading all of the Christian books about foster care that I could find![Read more…] about 10 Christian Books About Foster Care and Adoption
I want to be present with my kids. I really do. I mean, they drive me crazy sometimes, but I want to lean into the crazy and enjoy it.
I’m going to be honest – the thing that makes it most hard for me to be present with my family is my iPhone addiction. [Read more…] about EASY Steps to Break Your iPhone Addiction
If your children are breathing, you’re probably wrestling with screen time limits. Let’s face it, if YOU’RE breathing, you’re probably wrestling with screen time limits and how to beat your iPhone addiction. [Read more…] about Beat Your iPhone Addiction and Fix Your Family’s Screen Time Habits
At the beach this past week I found myself telling my oldest, “Honey, I love you more than life itself, but I don’t have it in me to blow up that giant swan pool float for you.”
Right now it seems like having less stuff is very in. Being minimalist is trendy…and I am HERE FOR IT!! I love the way so many people are embracing minimalism, because I love how our family has a lot less stuff than we used to.
Here’s how I got interested in the simple living craze, and then I’ll list the books that FORCED me to reevaluate our stuff. [Read more…] about 5 Books That FORCED Me To Embrace Minimalism