Heart of the Matter Online Conference: August 2011


It’s that time again, time for the Heart of the Matter Online Conference! And the super cool folks at HOTM gave me 3 FREE TICKETS to giveaway on my blog YAY! Why do I love this conference? Well, my irrational fear of flying may have something to do with it. And the fact that I can come to the conference…

Digital Scrapbooking Supplies: Photo Overlays


I wanted to share these fun digital scrapbooking Photo Overlays with you today! They come in black and white .png files with transparent backgrounds so you can place them on top of any photo as a fun accent! What’s Included? All files are 300dpi, .png and .abr photoshop brush formats, personal use only. 25 Black Photo Overlays 25 White Overlays…

Ministry of Motherhood: Week 6


“Since the creation of the world His invisible attributes, His eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly seen, being understood through what has been made.”– Romans 1:20 S.O.A.P Downloads for Week 6 S.O.A.P Week 6 Book Discussion for Week 6 My thoughts for this week: I had to laugh when Sally started this week’s reading off by talking about…

Strawberry Cream Cake Recipe


This Strawberry Cream Cake Recipe is so yummy, and is also super easy to make! We made it with just strawberries, but a few blueberries placed strategically in the upper left corner…and I’m thinking great July 4th cake! Ingredients: 1 box white cake mix 8 ounces cream cheese block 1 small tub Cool Whip 1- 1/2 cups powdered sugar 2…

Expedition Earth: New Zealand


Kia ora! Welcome to our Expedition Earth week on New Zealand! We started off by stamping our passports! Where New Zealand is on the world map & located Wellington Learned a New Zealand song How to say “Hello” in Maori! Kia ora! Learned about the New Zealand Flag and colored our worksheet Prayed for the New Zealand people About children…

Digital Scrapbook Alphabet: Floral Vellum


I’ve been having a great time this summer creating Digital Scrapbooking Supplies for you and me! It’s a passion of mine, and something I don’t have a ton of time to do, but when I get a chance….oh baby! I’m so all over it! Today I’m releasing my Floral Vellum Alphabet. One of the things I absolutely loved about traditional…

Guidecraft Review & Giveaway: Fraction Action


Hi everyone! Can anyone guess what today is? You got it, it’s Guidecraft review and giveaway day, yipee! Today we had the pleasure of reviewing the Fraction Action set and Fraction Cups set. I don’t know what it is about wooden toys, but I really love them! These are great as a math supplement too! And apparently so do my…

Ministry of Motherhood: Week 5


“Yet often, I think, we get lost in these multitudinous tasks that rule our lives, and we lose sight of the underlying purpose behind all these tasks, which is to prepare our children to go into the world and make disciples for our Lord.” – Sally Clarkson S.O.A.P Downloads for Week 5 S.O.A.P Discussion Week 5 Book Discussion for Week…

Australia Craft: Sponge Art Activity


G’Day Mate! Welcome to our artistic celebration of the Great Barrier Reef ! We had such a great time exploring through Australia this week and spent a lot of time learning about the Great Barrier Reef , looking at pictures, videos and reading about it! Did you know the Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef in the world?…

Sweet Broccoli Salad Recipe


Well, I really should preface this recipe by saying it was NOT loved by all…except me…I ate almost the whole bowl…I know, not on my diet plan, don’t remind me! But in my defense, its deceptively healthy looking with all that broccoli! That said, Sweet Broccoli Salad is apparently an acquired taste. And if my husband didn’t hate broccoli…and my…