What to Read: Marriage (Link Up)

marriage resources (link up) www.Paradisepraises.com

To love, (got it) honor (um, what?) & cherish (huh?) Just in case you’re in need of a refresher course, or want to brush up on the honoring or cherishing part of this life-long marriage vow you made to your spouse, today I’m sharing some of Hero’s and my favorite Continue reading

Share Your Stuff Tuesday (Link Up)

Share Your Stuff Tuesdays Family Friendly Linkup

Welcome back to another Share Your Stuff Tuesdays! This week we enjoyed the company of some missionary friends from Belize. We decorated eggs, had egg hunts in our backyard, and celebrated Christ’s resurrection at a special service by the sea. What a glorious thing to know that my Redeemer lives Continue reading

How to Love Young Grandchildren

17 ways to love your Grandchildren, part 1

We all know that money can’t buy love, and any kid on the planet, in the deep subconscious of his or her heart, wants time and love more than money or gifts. So how can one bridge that generational gap and really love your young grandkids? Here are 17 things Continue reading

Glacier and Iceberg Science Activity (video and free printable)

glaciers & iceberg science activity, video & free printable www.ParadisePraises.com

I love that Bright Ideas Press makes Science so easy and so fun! Science has never been one of my favorite subjects, but I don’t want my kids to feel the same way. I love to hear them excitedly begging for more, like they did after this melting glacier and Continue reading

30+ Easter Activities for Kids

30+ Easter Activities for Kids www.ParadisePraises.com

If you are looking for great Easter activities for kids, last minute Easter basket inspiration or printables and crafts for keeping them meaningfully engaged during this season, you will want to check out these 30+ hand-picked ideas! I have several on my list to do with my own kids this Continue reading

What to Read: Christian Biographies (Link Up)

Who are your heroes? Christian biography resources at ParadisePraises.com

Who are your hero’s? Apart from my husband there are several people who are my heroes, people who I look up to and who have a certain character quality or accomplishment that I wish to emulate in my life: My Grandmas, My Aunt Mary, Amy Carmichael, David Livingston, Lillian Trasher, Continue reading

Share Your Stuff Tuesday (Link Up)


Welcome back to another Share Your Stuff Tuesdays! This week we said good-bye to the grandparents (who only get to visit every couple of years), we took a neat field trip to a local town to see their historical handicraft process of weaving hats from the hipi plant (which I’ll Continue reading

How Homeschool Conventions Can Bless You

How a Homeschool Convention can bless you www.ParadisePraises.com

Last weekend, Hero, Sunshine, and I had the privilege of taking our Lemonhass Homeschool Curriculum for Spanish Speakers to the Teach Them Diligently Conventions in Spartanburg, SC. The whole weekend just blessed our souls. Blessing #1 Great teaching! There were so many good sessions to choose from every hour people Continue reading