Alphabet Adventure: Z Week

I might be grieving the end of our alphabet adventure a little!!  We have had the BEST time ever!!  Daniel & I have been thinking through what’s next so stay tuned!  In the meantime, I will have my first giveaway in celebration of the end of the alphabet, and some new posts….missions, hospitality, mentors, accountability … Continue reading

Alphabet Adventure: Y Week

Y has been a great week for crafting around here!  We made our Y with Yellow Yarn & Yellow Stars.  We made yellow homemade play dough with lemon scent!!  The boys loved how warm it was right off the stove top & have continued to play with this all week.  We started out with cookie cutters that had yellow themes … Continue reading

Music: Slugs, Bugs & Lullabies by Kell

Slugs, Bugs, & Lullabies has been one of our favorite children’s C.D.’s for several years now.  Andrew Peterson & Randall Goodgame have put adventure & fun into each song and have several really cute songs about Jesus such as “God Made Me,” “Stop,” and “You Can Always Come Home.”  While the album in geared for … Continue reading

Alphabet Adventure: X Week

Well, WHAT can you do with X??!!  Very little I realized ;-).  Our X was made out of foam pages cut into strips to make a xylophone.  We have a wooden xylophone and if I would have been really on top of it I would have had them pattern the colors to match the xylophone…but I wasn’t.  … Continue reading

Book: Devotions for Preschoolers by Kell

A gal at church asked me for a good Devotions guide for her young peep’s.  The One Year Book of Devotions for Preschoolers by Crystal Bowman is the only one we have ever used.  Why?  1.  It is DAILY which get the kids (and us!!) into a good routine with God’s Word. 2. It has characters … Continue reading

Rooted in the Word: Psalm 115 by Kell

Alphabet Adventure: W Week

Welcome to W week (though I’m blogging about it a week late!!)!  I really loved the family time that came out of W.  We took the kids with us to worship on Sunday morning.  Our church offers Sunday school for birth- sixth graders but our 1st-6th graders join the adults for the first part of the … Continue reading

Alphabet Adventure: V Week

What is a mother to do when V week comes around??!!  Take every opportunity to VEGGIE it up!!  Oh yes, we had a week full of vegetables!  For our faith lesson, we chatted all week about how our bodies are God’s temple.  I tried my best to give them a child like understanding of God’s … Continue reading

Alphabet Adventure: U Week

The back to school bugs came to my house and bit me.  I am sick, boooo.  But the oldest had the best start to Kinder last week and he is going strong….a little tired, but strong.  I knew he was going to be head over heels for it all.  Mama on the other hand is EXHAUSTED!!  … Continue reading