The Messy Wonderful Infant Phase
The Messy Wonderful Infant Phase
Grace K!DS

I hope we can meet here like two friends, over coffee, encouraging one another in the phase we are in because I am right there with you in the thick of it myself. Writing in a messy bun, with spit up on my shirt while my one-month-old naps and my two year old (who should be sleeping) is playing in her crib. I want to meet you here with truth and encouragement because so often we can be met with …

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Loving the Hard Kid
Loving the Hard Kid
Grace K!DS

Some kids are just harder than others.  As a mama of two girls, a foster mama to kids who come into our home for seasons, and someone who has served in ministry roles with various ages over the years, we’ve experienced some big behaviors. I could share with you techniques on breathing, diffusing/redirecting, trust-based relational intervention, or brain gym exercises, all good and could help if you are going through a rough season. Chances are, you’ve gotten all sorts of …

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Social Media Heartcheck
Social Media Heartcheck
Grace K!DS

Social Media Heart Check: How to Know If You Need One We all love that comedian, John Crist, and his check your heart bit. Well, maybe not ALL of us. But I certainly do. It is super funny and I always get a nice little giggle out of it. But sometimes we really do need to check our hearts when it comes to things in our lives.  And by things I mean social media. Yep, I’m going there.  We should …

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3 Fun Family Valentine’s Day Traditions
3 Fun Family Valentine’s Day Traditions
Grace K!DS

  1 Corinthians 13:13 And now these three remain Faith, Hope, and Love. But the greatest of these is Love. Valentine’s day gives us, as adults, images of cards, flowers, fancy romantic dinners, and for some dread. I’ve experienced every one of those. But this is our opportunity as parents to change that vision for our kids. This is our chance to teach them the art of loving others. Don’t get me wrong, we want them to feel loved by …

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3 AM Thoughts From a New Mom
3 AM Thoughts From a New Mom
Grace K!DS

It’s 3 AM and all is quiet in the house.  The moonlight creeps in the window, the hum of the dishwasher is heard from the kitchen, and everyone else is asleep as I rock my baby boy. As I sit here and hold him, all I can think about is what a gift he truly is. I’ve heard that saying my whole life – that children are a gift – but as I sit here in the middle of the …

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Secret Sauce
Secret Sauce
Grace K!DS

Secret Sauce A recipe for creating a rhythm of discipleship in your home. Every parent wants to be better but kids don’t come with an instruction manual. Grace K!DS wants to help! This tool will hopefully help you be intentional about raising kids of character and creating a rhythm of prioritizing Christ in your family and in your home. Secret Sauce will provide you with dialogue to spend a few minutes a day focusing on what matters most. Don’t have …

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