Practical Faith

When we study the word and pray for each other, the next thing to do is put it into practice in our lives. Like James says in James 2:14, what good is our faith if we don't put it into action? Each month, let's work together to show our faith through our actions. Let's encourage …

Scripture Focus

God's Word is alive and active, sharper than a two-edged sword. Hebrews 4:12 I would love to be a group of women studying the Word together, praying for each other, and supporting each other as we all walk through this life together. Each month, I will post a new study focus, including Scripture reading, Scripture …

Valentine’s Fun

We've started a Valentine's Day fun board over at Pinterest! I'll post a couple more of my favorite crafts for Valentine's.


So far this year (2016) I am scheduled to speak at the MACHE homeschool conference in Duluth Minnesota, April 23. For more information about my workshop at MACHE, go here.

School planning

I broke down my school planning into 5 steps. As you will see, it is not a glamorous process. I hope that this encourages you! (hover over the Life Helps tab in the menu above - the steps are under the school planning tab)


Coloring was my favorite thing to do when I was a child, so I was thrilled to see the adult coloring book craze pop up on the scene in 2015. In this world of technological noise, the serene art of focusing on ornate designs and creating something beautiful with our hands is almost enough to …