3 Principles of Work

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“By the seventh day God had finished the work he had been doing; so on the seventh day he rested from all his work.” – Genesis 2:2 NIV

We live in a performance driven society. Work is measured by the number of tasks we complete each day and the amount of time and resources we pour into them. As believers, we must remember that our work must be fruitful and not busy. Our ability to work comes from God’s grace, not grit.

A few months ago I was frustrated. Continue reading “3 Principles of Work”

Overnight Thanksgiving Decorations

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Thanksgiving is almost here! Between finalizing the guest list and grocery shopping, it’s easy to forget about the decorations. If you are in need of fast Thanksgiving décor, I have 5 projects that you can make overnight. They only require common household items! In fact, all of the items used in these DIY projects are from Target’s Dollar Spot.

Enjoy Part I & II of How To Make Thanksgiving Decorations. Part I includes tutorials for fabric pumpkins and coasters. Part II details how to make a Thanksgiving sign, festive flower centerpiece, and place cards. Start crafting today!  Continue reading “Overnight Thanksgiving Decorations”

5 Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes

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Photo by Gustavo Scafeli on Unsplash

Halloween is on Wednesday, then … it’s finally Christmas!

*cue Let It Snow by Boyz II Men*

BUT, before I get ahead of myself, let’s make sure you have a costume. In today’s blog, I’m sharing 5 DIY Halloween costumes that can be made at the last minute. They are all headbands, so do not worry about creating a full look. Simply pair the headband with a cute hairstyle and outfit!

Enjoy your Halloween festivities. Afterwards, meet me back here to celebrate the most wonderful time of year! Continue reading “5 Last Minute DIY Halloween Costumes”

DIY Fall Decorations

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Photo by Elora Allen on Unsplash

What do you imagine when you think of fall decor? I think of pumpkins, scarecrows, and anything related to Halloween. Boring, right? Thankfully, fall decor is getting a much needed upgrade. Visit Home Goods or Target and see for yourself! Fall decor is now inspired by everything from rustic farmhouses to unicorns. Designers even incorporate unconventional color schemes.

For today’s blog, I’m sharing 6 fall decor YouTube tutorials. They will give your home the feeling of fall with a contemporary twist! Continue reading “DIY Fall Decorations”

It’s Time To Rest

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Photo by Toa Heftiba on Unsplash

We work A LOT.

We work to make a living, achieve personal dreams and goals, and to build God’s kingdom. It’s easy to work because we live in a culture that glorifies it. Even when there’s nothing to do, we fill our schedules with tasks to stay busy.

While work is important (James 2:17), it’s crucial that we rest! Many believe that rest is a weakness. Others think that they don’t enough time to rest. Neither is true. God created the heavens and earth in six days. Guess what He did on the seventh day? Continue reading “It’s Time To Rest”