Are you treating God's Kingdom like a co-op or a competition?

Are you treating God's Kingdom like a co-op or a competition?

Before you were formed God knew you. He knew the plans he had for you. They are not for anyone else and the plans for others are not for you. Sometimes God's plans for us may look similar to another person's but that's only from our vantage point. When you see someone doing the work you thought was planned for you do you cheer or try to one-up her?

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2017 Clutter Buster Challenge Week 21: Make Up & Beauty Products

2017 Clutter Buster Challenge Week 21: Make Up & Beauty Products

Hello, bathroom! Okay, so there's a chance you have these items in your room but I think most people store them in the bathroom so if I'm assuming wrong, I'm sorry. But for a good majority of us, this marks moving to the bathroom, so yay! New room. 

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Mother's Day, itsy bitsy spider, and a sunset - five places I found joy in the chaos this week

Mother's Day, itsy bitsy spider, and a sunset - five places I found joy in the chaos this week

Um, it was an interesting week. The "fun" actually started last Saturday while I was at the Women's event at our church. Parker started vomiting and didn't stop most of the day. He woke up feeling better but incredibly worn out on Sunday. This meant I went to church alone while Micah stayed home with the kids, just in case anyone else was carrying germs.

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Weekly Menu Plan #66 + a look at the weekly grocery shopping for our family of 7

Weekly Menu Plan #66 + a look at the weekly grocery shopping for our family of 7

Not a huge week for fresh produce as prices weren't amazing (other than the apples!) so we stuck to a few basics and will be eating mostly the few types of frozen veggies we have left. I'll have to do a stock up of some of those asap. I am pretty excited to have salad again for lunches though. 

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