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If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed so you never miss an update. Thanks for visiting!   With all the negative and harmful messages in our pop culture, it can be difficult to find current resources that are safe for kids. Focus on the Family is trying to answer […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #25

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Hearts for Home Blog Hop Every Thursday 10 bloggers host the Hearts for Home Blog Hop. The blog hop runs from Thursday through Wednesday, so please be sure […]

5 Frugal Family Fun Ideas

Spending time with your family is important, but finding things to do that don’t burn a hole in your pocket can be a challenge. When it comes to setting a budget, it is important to stick to that budget even when with family activities. So, here are 5 activities you can do while sticking to your budget! embracingdestinyblog.com

  Spending time with your family is important, but finding things to do that don’t burn a hole in your pocket can be a challenge. When it comes to setting a budget, it is important to stick to that budget even with family activities. So, here are 5 activities you can do while sticking to your budget! […]

101 Books Every Girl Should Read Before Turning 18

101 books for girls -- treasured favorites, timeless classics, must read books for every girl from 5-18. embracingdestinyblog.com

  It’s no secret that my daughters and I love to read. To dive into a good book — whether we’re reading aloud together or finding some quiet time to read alone — is a true joy. Thanks to the library and free or inexpensive books on the Kindle, it’s also an inexpensive activity that […]

World Explorers Summer Adventure Kit

Odyssey Adventure Club summer activities

  Looking for some fun family summer activities that don’t break your budget and encourage faith? Look no further than Focus on the Family and Odyssey Adventure Club.   Give your family summer vacation a makeover this year and turn it into a “staycation.” Have your kids forget their summer boredom, turn off their screens, […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #24

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here if you link up! Last week’s most clicked post was: 8 Things I Want to Say to My Friends Who Don’t Have […]

Bible Belles Book Series for Girls

Read a review of the Bible Belles book series for girls at embracingdestinyblog.com

  Finding Godly role models for girls in an ungodly world is no easy task. The best starting place is the Bible, of course, because we are given real life examples of women who served God. Sometimes we need to make these historical stories more accessible to little girls. That is just what the The […]

5 Things You Need to Know about Teaching the Bible to Kids with Special Needs

My guest post on teaching the Bible to kids with special needs at 30 Days of Bible series at In All You Do.

  Raising daughters with a strong and confident faith is so important to me. That’s not always easy in a world that no longer seems to value faith, hope, and love. When you throw special needs into the mix, things can become even more complex. I just wrote a guest post about this topic on […]

Hearts for Home Blog Hop 2016 ~ #23

Hearts for Home Blog Hop

  Welcome to the weekly Hearts for Home Blog Hop. This is your chance to share your family-friendly blog posts and get to know some other bloggers. Your post could be featured here if you link up! Last week’s most clicked post was: I Threw Out All the Printables from Royal Little Lambs Hearts for Home […]

Teaching Kids about Biblical Truth with Owlegories

Read a review of Owlegories, a fun animated series for kids that teaches Biblical truth. embracingdestinyblog.com

  Interactive and multisensory Bible lessons are an important part of our days. I’ve tried many resources in my search for Bible lessons that work well for my kids, especially for my daughter with special needs. I’ve found a few things that work really well, but a particular favorite right now is Owlegories. Disclaimer: I received […]

Adventures in Odyssey Summer Challenge 2016

Adventures in Odyssey

  This summer, you can join Adventures in Odyssey’s Clubhouse Magazine and help children in the Middle East go to school and learn English. It’s Adventures in Odyssey’s Clubhouse Magazine Exercise to Educate summer challenge! The Problem Nearly 7,000 miles away from the United States, there’s a war going on in the country of Syria. Many […]

20 Sensory Bins for Girls

20+ sensory bins for girls. Adorable themes, including ponies, flowers, princesses, and more! Perfect for hands-on homeschooling. embracingdestinyblog.com

  Sensory bins are a great way for children to have fun while working on their fine motor skills and explore using multiple senses. They’re also great teaching tools. It doesn’t matter if you’re planning on working on specific skills or letting your child have open-ended play time, your daughter will have fun with sensory […]