A Family Valentine: 6 Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day Together

By Virginia George, Contributing Writer I remember the days of decorating Valentine shoeboxes, of filling out Valentine cards and choosing your favorite designs for your best friends. When you walk into any store from mid-January on, you’re bombarded with pink and red. Hearts, candies, and plush toys fill the aisles and end caps.  When I began […]

Finding Our Way to Christlike Giving

Despite my efforts, my children are spoiled in many ways. While I am a firm believer in the inability to spoil an infant by nursing them on demand and holding them when they cry, I DO believe that even innocent ways of giving here and there to my children can result in spoiled, greedy children. […]

32 Simple, Homemade Gifts for Anyone

  By Jerri Ann Mills, Contributing Writer Ready or not, we are in the midst of Holiday Season 2013. Are you still eating leftover turkey? Thanksgiving was later than normal this year, which means the Christmas season is shorter. This means less time to shop and busier stores. Sounds like a recipe for disaster if […]

Will the Real Man Please Stand up? {Celebrating St. Nicholas Day}

  Photo Credit: Kirsty Hall Post by Katie Mae Stanley, Contributing Writter “It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” The Christmas season is truly a delightful and wonderful time. Families have many fun or meaningful  traditions like Advent, the Jesse Tree and Advent Calendars. It’s easy to get caught up in the fun of it […]