With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas ahead, there are bound to be opportunities to welcome family and friends into your home over the next month or so. I love hosting, for one thing it means I don’t have to pack up the kids and take them anywhere but on the other hand, I love having the people I love the… Read More
Can you believe we are in November already? This also means that my absolute favorite holiday of all, Thanksgiving, is in 23 days! Whoo-hoo!!!! I love Thanksgiving for all of the reasons I shared here. It’s a special day to spend with your loved ones feasting on great food, enjoying wonderful fellowship and acknowledging all of the blessings we have… Read More
Hospitality is a way we welcome and serve one another. It’s an invitation into your home, a way to build deeper friendships and it’s one way we can model the love of Christ. Hospitality doesn’t have to be overwhelming nor does it have to add anymore to your ever growing to-do list. In fact here are some easy do’s and don’t of hospitality to keep in mind.
Six years ago when we purchased our home we realized we were moving into an “older” neighborhood. We were the youngest couple by a landslide! Throughout the years, homes have been put up for sale and more families have been moving in. It has long been my prayer that children would fill up the neighborhood, and not just any children but children… Read More
As the school year winds down, don’t forget to show your child’s teacher appreciation for all the hard work they have put forth. Consider one of these 5 meaningful teacher appreciation gifts they actually want!
A few weeks ago I shared some practical and simple tips for practicing hospitality through the holidays. I have since thought of a few more tips that I thought I would share to help as you get ready for your second round of holiday get-togethers over the next few weeks. I am all about keeping things as simple and easy… Read More