Teaching My Children About Faith – The Great Plan of Happiness – A Book Review

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It’s Thursday, and in Today’s installment of Our Love For Books Series, I’m working with Leanna at All Done Monkey.  I love Leanna and that she challenges and inspires me in very positive ways! This post was created as part of the upcoming Kids Learn About Faith series, to be published on InCultureParent later this Read the full article…

Affirmations of Hope – Risk Taking

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The future is not something we enter.  The future is something we create.                      ~Leonard I. Sweet _______________ I love positivity – especially in a world that is not always so positive.  If you want to bring light and love into someone else’s life, post your positive affirmation and grab my button for your post Read the full article…

Happiness is Gold

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Yesterday was a very busy day preparing for the Blue and Gold Banquet for the Cub Scouts.  Of course, I didn’t have anything to do with planning it – but I still had a busy day – constantly moving. I think I got a little help enjoying it. I took Hadyn over to a friends Read the full article…

How Should I Love Thee? Affirmations of Hope

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I will never forget my Mother saying to me…               You know, Lisa, every time somebody knocks you done – you just bounce back up.  Boompt! I had never thought about it until just then.  My adult life has definitely been filled with it’s share of ups and downs.  For me it’s been about Read the full article…

I Want to be a Mommy – Some Benefits of Attachment

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Attachment Parenting is one of those trigger words.  Typically, people feel strongly one way or the other. Personally, I can see a whole lot of the advantages and also some of the drawbacks. So, I’m not going to use that trigger word.  I’m going to use the word Attachment!  Haha! My daughter is so cute!  Read the full article…

How Should I Love Thee? – A Message

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Part of having a strong family – is having a strong marriage.  The foundation to any family is the marriage.  As you know, It’s very difficult to build a house on a weak foundation. What will happen if you build a house on a weak foundation? This is something I want to talk about from Read the full article…

A Little Bit of Crazy

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I cannot believe it’s 8 PM.  Where has the day gone?  I cannot believe I am writing my blog post this late.  I had a very nice inspiring post, and my day has been so crazy – it’s unbelievable. It all started out well – well kind of.   The kids have been constantly sick, Read the full article…

Happiness is_____? Life

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  It’s been very dreary here.  It’s been cloudy, cold, windy, rainy/snowy.. .and just blah.  Over the past few days, I have been soul searching in what makes me happy.  It’s kind of hard to find happiness when you just feel cold and blah, you know? So, when I couldn’t come up with anything – Read the full article…

Competition vs. Cooperation

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This has been weighing heavily on my mind recently.  Everywhere I go, it seem that like there is competition Boy scouts.  In the pinewood derby, the kids make cars and race against EACH OTHER At Church – The most reverent kid sits in the first chair, and the least reverent kid sits in the last Read the full article…

Happiness is___________(Week 6)

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I have so much to be happy about this week!  My heart is absolutely overfilled with joy. Happiness is…  Going to the gym and becoming physically and mentally stronger.  This is my physical Trainer.  This was after a kickboxing workout on no sleep.  Grayson had a meltdown in the end, so we had to stop Read the full article…