Archive | March, 2012

All Your Eggs in One Basket

Contributing Photographer: Carla Ackermann The only time you should put all your eggs in One basket.

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Caught In Between the Easter Bunny & The Cross – Advent Ideas for Adults and Kids

 cross images via Amanda Keener Black Easter is at the heart of our Christian faith, and if this is the case in your home you will probably have to answer or address this question:  ”What does Easter bunnies, egg hunts, etc.. have to do with Easter?”  In our home, we feel like we can enjoy the Easter […]

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5 Spring Recipes Your Kids Will Love

Enjoy these Spring/Easter inspired recipes that are easy to make and wonderfully yummy! All of these recipes were made in my kitchen some were my own creations others were inspired. Enjoy all of our post via your favorite social network to get our updates:Twitter,Pinterest or Facebook and our readers preferred way via email. Boiled Egg […]

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Favoritisim in Blogging

Contributing Writer: Virginia Davidson Standing in a crowded room of people I tend to not talk much. The words get stuck in the back of my throat and I feel overwhelmed. What if I say something stupid and totally embarrass myself? Instead I stand back and claim that I’m taking in the room and “people […]

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10 min Easter Craft- Feathered Bunny & Chick

These Easter Buddies are absolutely adorable!  I had so much fun making them with my son.  I was making them for our Spring Edition of our online publication so I had to make them in February. My 4 year old kept asking me “Is it Easter already mommy?” My job gives them the opportunity to […]

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Two- Minute Cupcake

Contributing Writer: Jamie Sanders Yes, you read that title right! I made this “cupcake” in less than 2 minutes!  It was so quick and easy.  The best part is you can make just one serving whenever you get the urge for something sweet.  (How many times have you made a special dessert or treat, and […]

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Choosing a Party Theme They Will Love

Featured Writer: Mayra Rivera 1. Take into consideration your child’s special interests – Hobbies, books, video games, sports, favorite games or colors…..  An original theme can be created from your child’s special interests or likes. This party had a ‘reading theme’ and we decorated the dessert table with a chalkboard background that displayed a quote […]

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Bunny Shaped Pretzels

Consider yourself warned, this pretzel is a lot like Auntie Annies soft pretzels and you may  not be able to stop yourself from taking another bite. Enjoy all of our post via your favorite social network to get our updates:Twitter,Pinterest or Facebook and our readers preferred way via email. I learned how to make pretzels […]

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All the Single Ladies and the Marrieds,Too!

Contributing Artist: Kathleen Ang-Dalseno I misunderstood Proverbs 31 for many years as words meant only for married women. There were a couple of reasons why I thought this.  First of all, it is addressed to a married woman.  Secondly, the older ladies from my church in Australia loved quoting this chapter at every bridal shower. Last year, I […]

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3 Moss Home Decor Ideas to Help you Embrace Spring

Around this time of the year, I am attracted to the simple beauty of moss. The lovely thing about moss is that even if your house is still covered in snow you can go with a faux moss look and create that Spring feeling in your home! It’s been raining here everyday, so our moss is a […]

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The Difference Between Grace and Karma

Featured Writer: Alia Joy I recently got a fortune cookie that said, “You will enhance your karma by engaging in various charitable activities.”  I ate my cookie and thought about this mass produced commercial prophecy.  Karma is a buzz word that our culture tosses around when one is slighted, annoyed, or hurt. They’ll get what’s […]

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Party Favors: Lollipop Covers

Featured Contributor: Mariah Leeson with Giggles Galore  For more Spring Ideas go here! I am excited to be back again this month sharing a simple party craft that you can easily make for your next event. Lollipops are a childhood favorite and they make fantastic party favors or classroom treats!  With Easter just around the corner […]

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Yep, I Said the Donkey Is Talking

Contributing Writer: Leslie Foster - Pondering from an Ohio Farm Girl I’ve been doing my daily Bible readings from The One Year Bible, and right now I’m in Numbers.  Did you know that the story of Balaam and his infamous donkey are in Numbers?  I didn’t.  As it turns out, my knowledge of the passage was […]

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It’s Here! All Things Spring Issue!

Seriously, there were tears of excitement pouring down as I clicked through each page in this issue! It brings me great joy to share with you our FIRST issue of our online publication! View here: Inspired by Family Magazine. Packed with Easter/Spring crafts, recipes, parties, tablescapes, free labels, Homemade cleaning products….. Our vision for Inspired […]

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April Showers Party

Featured Writer: Jenny Dixon Inspiration My son loves wearing rain boots,  jumping in puddles, and searching for rainbows. Throwing him an April Showers party was an easy decision for his 3rd birthday. (this party was also featured in our magazine go here) Decorations The colors for the party were various shades of light blue with an […]

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Rolled Paper Flowers

 For more Spring/Easter inspired crafts, recipes and home decor go here! Featured Writer: Emily Jones Here’s what you’ll need: :: paper {either cover or text weight} :: florist wire :: scissors, pencil, glue gun STEP ONE: cut irregular circle This circle is approximately 8 inches, but you can do any size you wish. (this craft […]

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Healthy Breakfast Muffins

Contributing Writer: Jamie Sanders Some days we are in such a rush to get out the door, it’s hard to have time for a healthy breakfast or snack.  For times like these, I like to keep healthy options in the freezer. These Healthy Breakfast Muffins are made with oats, pumpkin and a touch of wheat […]

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All Things Spring! Coming Your Way

Coming Soon! Our 1st Issue of our Online Magazine Spring Edition is coming your way! All things Spring: crafts, recipes, home decor, daily inspiration, parties…. and more, all in one place! Don’t miss an article and subscribe now to get our E-zine articles and our Quarterly Online Magazine for FREE! To subscribe insert your email on the right sidebar. […]

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