Bless Teacher

One Way to Bless Your Child’s Teacher + {A FREE printable}

She arrived that morning to help in the classroom. That in itself was a huge blessing. But the even greater gift was this parent brought me my favorite fruit smoothie from a local coffee shop. God used this parent to bless me.
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God's Truth

How to Camp on God’s Truth

“I can’t believe she said that about me!” I cried in exasperation to my husband. After talking about the situation with Jonathan, once again, I needed to turn to God’s truth. Have you ever received a text or email from someone who accused you of something you haven’t done? Or maybe someone attacked your character. This has happened to me a couple of times these last several weeks.
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Go Foward

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid to Go Forward

“Oh my goodness. That man just called me forward. And in front of everyone! What do I do?” I imagine something like these thoughts was going through the crippled woman’s mind when she heard Jesus call her forward. Have you ever been afraid to go forward? This woman choose to go forward and it changed her life forever.
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What to do When Your Child Doesn’t Like Reading

Summer break is in full swing! One of our favorite activities is to have reading time each day. But, what do you do when your child doesn’t like to read? Here are four strategies I used with my kids who didn’t like reading. Now, there are times I can’t get my kids to stop reading.
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July 4th

Fun Things to Do on July 4th with Your Family

July 4th is just around the corner. Are you ready to have some fun with your family? Here are seven family fun ideas to do on July 4th. Fireworks Is there a fireworks show nearby? If so, make plans to go as a family to see the fireworks. If there isn’t a fireworks show, consider…
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Summer Fun

5 Simple Ideas for Summer Fun

Summer is here!! Yay! I love having the kids around more. I also enjoy summer break because of the more relaxed schedule and fun outings we can do. Here are five simple ideas for Summer Fun.
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Summer Bucket List

Summer is just around the corner!

Summer is just around the corner! The kids will be done with school soon and that means a lot of free time. What do you do with all that free time? There are so many options. One thing our family enjoys doing is making a Summer Bucket List before summer starts.
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I Wish I Was Like Her…3 Steps to Combat Comparison

Think of the last time you scrolled through your Facebook or Instagram feed. Whose update made you feel like you aren’t enough? Or which post made you feel jealous because you wished for what she had? All too often, we think to ourselves “I wish I was like her.”
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Welcome, I'm Anastasia!

I am a daughter of the King of Kings, wife, mom, friend, and bookworm. I love to encourage women in their everyday life. I also feel passionate about sharing God’s word. My desire is to provide a place for you to fall deeper in love with Jesus and be refreshed. I am so glad you are here! I hope you’ll stick around and enjoy reading these blog posts.



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