Winners of ‘Give them Grace’ Books

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  Out of the 470 entries, the winners of the five copies of Give Them Grace (via are:   Comment #62:  Liz who said, "Am currently reading this book! It is indeed an amazing book! Would love to win one to give to a friend! Thanks for opportunity!" Comment #254:  Rebecca who said, "Your comment that “This book challenges you not to give more “law” and instead give … [ Keep reading… ]

Snow Day Science

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Guest Post by Shelisa of Think Magnet Kids It's never too early to use the Scientific Method with your kids, well debatable with your 6 month old.  ;)  I've seen a variety of "scientific method" terms and lists through Googling.  Use what feels right to you and remember, this isn't NASA, it doesn't have to be perfect. Snow Days are a very playful day and valuable teachable moment! Keep a … [ Keep reading… ]

Learning Naturally Through Conversation and Play

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Guest Post by Becky of This Reading Mama As you put an ABC coloring sheet in front of your preschooler, (s)he pushes it away and declares, “I don’t want to do this!”  It can be extremely frustrating and perhaps embarrassing when your own child doesn’t desire to learn; especially when Suzie just announced at playgroup that her two year old knows all his colors, shapes, letters, and can count to … [ Keep reading… ]

Becoming a Stay-At-Home-Mom :: When There Seems Like No Hope


  Guest Post by Tina of Mamas Like Me Before kids, I never imagined myself as a stay-at-home-mom (SAHM).  I had a plan.  I would go into teaching right after graduating with my masters degree.  Three years later, I would join an admin program and shortly after become a Principal.  Kids were included in that plan, but as more of an accessory to my successful … [ Keep reading… ]

Having Fun Memorizing Psalm 42:1


Guest Post by Desiré of When You Rise   The older I get, the more important I realize memorizing Scripture with little ones is.  I remember tons of verses that I learned as a young child, but sadly, remember very few that I memorized as a college student earning a degree in Bible theology.  Typically, when I think of memorization, I think dull and monotonous, but I've also come to … [ Keep reading… ]

Give them Grace :: Book Review and Giveaway (5 copies)

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*This giveaway is closed.  Be sure to check back for other great giveaways.*   Reading parenting books has become a bit of a hobby of mine.  I have read a lot of them.  Perhaps its because I feel so insecure about the job I'm doing as a mother or perhaps I am just really interested in behavioral modification and parenting techniques...I'm not really sure.  In all my reading, though, … [ Keep reading… ]