5 More Ways to Include Faith in Family Time

Since sharing 5 Ways to Schedule Faith into the New School Year, I have been reflecting further upon how my family intentionally integrates faith practices into our daily, weekly, and monthly rhythms.  I thought I would share what works for us in the hopes that our family’s practices might inspire … [Read more...]

No Guilt Chocolate Pudding

February is Chocolate Lovers Month.  It is also time for celebrating St. Valentine’s feast day, which would seem ever so incomplete without chocolate, wouldn’t it?However, just because St. Valentine’s Day invites sweet indulgence does not mean that we have to abuse out bodies with unhealthy … [Read more...]

Host a Pretzel Play Date: 10 Ideas for Speaking to Children’s Hearts During Lent

Pray.  Fast.  Give.  Party!This may not seem like the most conventional motto for making a meaningful Lenten journey, but it is a reality in our home.  For while I appreciate the more traditional, reflective and reverent aspects of the season, my children’s hearts respond best to joy and … [Read more...]