I’ve been enjoying re-reading Hidden Art by Edith Schaeffer in preparation for doing this series based on her book. In the first chapter Mrs. Schaeffer really takes the time to establish that God is the original Artist. God could have created a utilitarian world that just met our needs. However, He created a world of … [Read more…]
I have many books in my library about homemaking. It’s a subject I love to read and research about. Over the next few weeks I want to go through Edith Schaeffer’s book: The Hidden Art of Homemaking. I think I’ve read this book about three times now and am due for another round of it. I … [Read more…]
Here are some quotes that encourage me when I’m discouraged with my “job”. Do you have a favourite homemaking quote?
About two months ago we moved into a new house. There were many factors involved in making this move. The most important one was that we needed a house with an in-law suite for my parents. My parents currently are very active and healthy, but it was beginning to worry me in the back of … [Read more…]
I love making wreaths and displaying them on our front door. I have to admit some of my first attempts have been a bit on the cheesy side, but I’m getting better. I have a board all about wreaths on Pinterest, and I thought today that I would share my favourite ones for the Spring … [Read more…]
Years ago a friend gave this poem to me. I don’t know who the author is, but I’m hoping this will encourage someone today. Don’t you feel better now about “just” being a stay-at-home mom? ~smile~