We live in South Florida where the humid, wet weather is a breeding ground for sugar ants! Also I have children. Who hide bananas in the clothes hamper and think that Cheerios are actually decorations for our carpets. So I am constantly at war with the sugar ants. It kind of feels like an … [Read more...] about How to Get Rid of Sugar Ants With Just 3 Ingredients!
It seems that the majority of issues in my own home stem from our words. Complaining. Whining. Arguing. So most of the verses I feel we are memorizing lately have to do with our tongues and learning how to use them for God's glory. As I was planning for my chapel this month, I thought I … [Read more...] about The Taming the Tongue Chapel
Hey guys! Sorry my posting has been spotty lately. I always have so many ideas and so many things I want to share with you, but I need a clone of myself to actually get it done! Today I wanted to share a quick game I did with my library classes this week! I love celebrating the winter season … [Read more...] about Feed the Snowman Game for Preschoolers
I have read so many parenting books I have lost count. The reason I have become a bibliophile is because I am desperate for answers!!! Does that resonate?! I look at my beautiful, amazing kids that God has given to me and I am like, "What in the world do I do with them? How do I raise them … [Read more...] about Top 5 Bible Verses to Memorize With Kids
This year I am Room Mom for Jethro's class. It's a role I have avoided for the last several years because (for me) being a full-time teacher and also being Room Mom is a recipe for being put in an institution. :-) #knowyourlimits But this year I felt the Lord calling me to do it! And it … [Read more...] about How to Make a Money Tree
One of my favorite Christmas traditions is making a birthday cake for Jesus. We bake the cake together, decorate it, and take it to my in laws' house where we celebrate with all of our extended family. We gather and sing Happy Birthday and the kids blow out the candles and we dig into the … [Read more...] about Happy Birthday Jesus Cake Ideas
It's no secret that motherhood can be hard work. I often struggle with feeling like an absolute failure when it comes to raising my kids and sometimes I get so focused on the difficult tasks of parenting that I forget the joys and privileges of parenting. Right?! I can go to bed at night only … [Read more...] about Treasuring the Holy Moments of Motherhood
I went to the most lovely Christmas event on Sunday night this week and y'all - They played the most HILARIOUS game. I imagine that many of you have already heard about the game Speak Out because apparently it is super trendy but apparently I am not trendy because I just found out about it on … [Read more...] about Hilarious Christmas Game Idea
We are just 12 days away from Christmas! I don't know about you, but it just doesn't seem real yet. For starters, the humidity is about 1000% in South Florida and I'm just over here grieving that I can't wear a blanket scarf without ALL THE SWEAT. Not to mention the days are just flying by … [Read more...] about 12 Cheap and Quick Christmas Gift Ideas
*Affiliate links provided for your convenience. Anything you purchase through these links helps support Happy Home Fairy and the free resources I provide. Thank you for choosing to support my family!* My friend and author, Crystal Bowman, recently published a brand new Christmas story for little … [Read more...] about M is for Manger Book Activity and Baby Jesus Craft
It's Christmas time and I always love finding ideas that help you point your family's hearts to Jesus. Today I am bringing you a collection of 12 simple, fun crafts, printables, and activities that celebrate the nativity. Any of these ideas would work well at a Happy Birthday Jesus party (like … [Read more...] about Nativity Crafts and Activities for Kids
(This post contains some affiliate links. Please see my full disclosure HERE. Thank you SO much for supporting my family and me!) AHHHH! I am so ridiculously excited about this year's Favorite Things Giveaway! I have teamed up with some fabulous companies and small businesses to bring you a … [Read more...] about HUGE Favorite Things Christmas Giveaway – $800 VALUE!
*I have partnered with Jimmy Patterson Books for this sponsored post!* We are in Georgia visiting my parents! Also it's in the 40's and my hair is as flat as a pancake! I am basically in heaven. My mom and I ran out to the grocery store last night for some last-minute Thanksgiving items. While … [Read more...] about Yes Please, No Thank You Holiday Meal Manners Game – FREE Printable AND Giveaway!
One my most popular Christmas posts is the set of 24 cards I created several years ago that tell a little piece of the Christmas story each day (you can see them HERE). I love those cards, but I wanted to make a set that was a bit more kid-friendly (the earlier printable was written using the … [Read more...] about Bible Verse Advent Countdown for Kids – FREE Printable!
I am always looking for ways to say "Thanks!" to the people God has put in our world! For the Thanksgiving season, we love our pie - don't we?! Pumpkin pie, apple pie, pecan pie, and my husband's Grandmommy makes the best chocolate pie every year for our big feast. One of the ideas from my … [Read more...] about PIE Am So Thankful For You! – FREE Printable