What to Do When the Stomach Bug Hits

How to avoid the stomach bug and even some tips for getting over the stomach bug. These are tried and true methods!

The stomach bug is running rampant where we live. It seems like there are a million strands of this thing and just when you get over one bug, you're moving on to another one. It's terrible! A few weeks ago, every member in our house (five total because we're living with my in-loves right now) went down with a violent strand of the stomach bug except me. By God's grace and a few tactics that I Continue Reading

Treasures of Grace: Deals and Freebies to Help You Live for Him

Are you looking for deals and freebies to help you in your Christian walk? Check out Treasures for Grace! A new feature of IntentioanlByGrace.com to find free and cheap resources to help you live for Him!

Each Tuesday, I share deals and freebies from around the web that will help you be intentional in your Christian walk. If you have a deal or freebie you would like included, you just need to submit a deal. It’s so easy! Are You Subscribed to My Deals and Freebies Newsletter? Enter Your Email Address Signing up for the Treasures of Grace email updates will ensure you get Continue Reading

3 Meaningful Ways to Celebrate Easter

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My husband and I both grew up with similar Easter traditions. I have fond memories of dying Easter eggs with my family the week before Easter. I remember barely being able to sleep wondering how in the world the Easter bunny fit through the front door and why I never heard him hiding the eggs around the living room. We'd gather with cousins for Easter dinner and barely eat a thing because we Continue Reading

Weekend Links

She turned her CAN'TS into CANS and her DREAMS into PLANS. - Kobi Yamada

  Links for This Week: Why I Stopped Eating Kale @ Smarter Each Day When Saying No Means Saying Yes to Grace and Rest @ Creative Home Keeper 50 Fabulous Grain-Free Slow Cooker Meals @ Keeper of the Home The 1979 6-Year Old: Less Reading, More Rage @ Slate by KJ Antonia Finding Teachable Moments @ The Better Mom The Relaxing Room: How to find your space in busy household @ Continue Reading

From My Bookshelf to Yours: What I Read in March

What I Read in March - Intentional By Grace

I didn't create a reading list for this year. Instead, I challenged myself to a reading challenge. You can read more about my 2015 Reading Challenge here. This month I challenged myself to read at least one book on Time Management, but as I expected, I didn't read just one book. However, I also didn't read nearly as much as I'm accustomed to. Here's the list I read in March: P.S. I Love Continue Reading

10 Tips for Eating Out with Small Children {and Enjoying the Meal!}

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By Guest Writer Lisa: Do you enjoy taking your small children out to eat? The process can be stressful and sanity-vexing. But going out to eat with our kids is something that we all do, even if the frequency does vary from family to family. I can honestly say that we enjoy eating out with our kids. There are exceptions when I question my sanity and have to pray for patience. But on the Continue Reading

{Planning 101} How to Menu Plan to Be More Intentional

How to Menu Plan to Be More Intentional - Intentional By Grace

Somewhere along the way menu planning became difficult for me. Before having children, I meticulously planned my meals and rarely forgot to pull meat out the freezer to thaw. Before having children, I had it all together and I prepared everything from scratch. Before having ... Wait a minute. Wait a minute. Wait a minute. Yes I did menu plan before having children. Yes I did have more time Continue Reading

Home Preschool Week in Review {Be Kind to One Another}

Be Kind to One Another activities to go along with the story, The Servant King, in the Jesus Storybook Bible. Plus ideas for every other story in this children's Bible as well!

Recently, I was digging through some old photos and found pictures from the week we talked about Jesus as a Servant King. Because Easter is nearing and this is a great way to teach your children in a tangible way some parts of the Easter story, I wanted to share what we did that week. I've no idea why I never posted the round up from the week! For Bible time and character training, we've been Continue Reading

Treasures of Grace: Deals and Freebies to Help You Live for Him

Are you looking for deals and freebies to help you in your Christian walk? Check out Treasures for Grace! A new feature of IntentioanlByGrace.com to find free and cheap resources to help you live for Him!

Each Tuesday, I share deals and freebies from around the web that will help you be intentional in your Christian walk. If you have a deal or freebie you would like included, you just need to submit a deal. It’s so easy! Are You Subscribed to My Deals and Freebies Newsletter? Enter Your Email Address Signing up for the Treasures of Grace email updates will ensure you get Continue Reading

{Planning 101} How to Do Daily Planning to Be More Intentional

How to do Daily Planning to be More Intentional - Intentional By Grace

We have finally arrived at what we have all been waiting for. The day in which all of your other planning can pay off! We've done our yearly planning, then zoomed in closer and closer through quarterly, monthly, and weekly planning to this very day that is waiting to be tackled. Because you've done so much planning already, your daily planning will consist of mostly review and deciding how to Continue Reading