Fun Fall Activities for Families
Fun Fall Activities for Families
Grace K!DS

Bring on the fall family fun! The afternoon temperatures might tell us we are getting ahead of ourselves, but we are bursting with enthusiasm for fall fun. Here is our round-up of ways to celebrate fall around Tyler and Lindale.   Pack in some fun at a pumpkin patch!  What is more fitting for the season than visiting a farm, picking the perfect pumpkin, and snapping a family picture for your memories? We’re pretty sure this is top of most …

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My Favorite Fall Family Traditions
My Favorite Fall Family Traditions
Grace K!DS

Fall is just around the corner (literally it is six days away) and I can already smell the pumpkin spice!  But let’s be honest, I have been drinking pumpkin spice creamer in my coffee since early August. I have already brought all of my sweaters in from storage and waved goodbye to my two pairs of shorts and one tank top. I don’t know if you can tell, but summer isn’t my favorite.  Fall is by far my favorite season …

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Back To School Recipe Round Up
Back To School Recipe Round Up
Grace K!DS

School is back in session which means go-to recipes need to be readily available.  And let’s be honest, even if school wasn’t in session, we can always use a stash of good recipes!   We rounded up 8 recipes that will have your family begging for more (and not just the cookies). From sliders to pasta bakes to banana bread we’ve got you covered. The best part? Most of these recipes can be used as make-ahead meals and stored in the …

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Surrendering Your Family to Jesus
Surrendering Your Family to Jesus
Grace K!DS

Surrender.   What do you think of when you think of surrendering?   I think of waving the white flag. Giving up. Giving my freedom, choices, and care to another. Historically speaking surrender is not a good thing.  It doesn’t benefit the one surrendering. The world’s view of surrender wreaks of a clear winner and loser.   Is this how you see surrender? If you surrender to someone do you think you are losing? Giving up freedom? Handing your choices …

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Leveraging Family Rhythms
Leveraging Family Rhythms
Grace K!DS

All families have rhythms. Whether you realize it or not, your family has a rhythm that it follows. There may be times that it seems chaotic or unseen but if you strip away of all of the fluff you will the cadence to which your family marches.    There are some typical rhythms that almost every family has and those are the rhythms we want to take advantage of as we raise our kids. However, each family has some uniqueness …

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Preparing Your Kindergartener (And Yourself) For School
Preparing Your Kindergartener (And Yourself) For School
Grace K!DS

Two of my five kids have successfully finished Kindergarten and my third one is going to be entering kinder in the fall of 2022. I remember the anxiety that plagued me when I was preparing my first child to enter the world of education. He had never even gone to pre-k. I stayed at home and taught him all he needed to know. This allowed him to be a kid but I was concerned he wouldn’t be able to hang …

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