The Things God Will Do In a Crowded PF Changs
Based on the budget, we just didn’t have enough money. It wasn’t that Rip and I didn’t want to help, but we both agreed, “If we were rich, we’d buy that dear woman and her children’s meal, but…”. It was on a Friday night in Huntsville, AL, when Rip and…Read More
Freedom In Christ # 1
Today I am beginning with the first of 7 posts in a series called, “Freedom In Christ“. Recently I was asked to share my testimony of freedom for a ladies event at my Church, Colonial Heights Baptist Church. The theme of the night was Freedom in Christ. We had a white…Read More
Homemaking with Friends and Family
Is there anything else better than coming home from a long day and smelling the welcoming aroma of dinner cooking? As wives and mothers, we carry so many weights on our shoulders, but putting dinner on the table for our family doesn’t have to be burdensome. But how? Let me…Read More
Copper Penny Giving
Good Sunday Morning! Hope you are having a wonderful Sunday, and that it will be a great day of worship and rest for you. I posted on FB this morning a little “snippet” of where we would be going in Bible study in my small group at church. There were a…Read More
So What Is This Place?
For my final post in our series “A Home That Whispers I Love You” I saw this mug at a local grocery store and just had to snap the picture! It made me think, there really is no place like home. Dorothy said it, we say it and I think…Read More
Homemaking Done Right – Part 6 – S.O.S. for Moms
When I work with moms of young children in trying to help them establish a daily, weekly or monthly routine, the question seems to always be asked, “How can I regain control of my home because it feels like my home has control of me?” This 3-step approach to regaining…Read More
Mercy Said No!
It’s Saturday morning, Rip just left for work and there is a full day of homemaking planned out for me today and I can’t wait! My list is long and I’m up and ready to go. But this is also going to be a full day of praise, too! Rip…Read More
Homemaking Done Right – Part 3 – Lisa’s 4-step Approach to Decluttering
Hi Homemakers! This video offers a 4-step approach to decluttering, purging, simplifying and getting our home and spaces in our home more manageable. In the photo, I like organizing my books by theme and color, but I had to purge out before I could simplify the office bookshelves. That is…Read More
Rip’s Chicken Stir Fry!
Rip came home tonight ready to make dinner! This man knows how to make one delicious chicken stir fry with just the right ingredients. This is a kid friendly recipe, too, because they will love helping put this wonderful meal together.Read More
Soup and Promises
Good morning friends! I don’t know what you’re waking up to this morning, but at the Rippy household we woke up to getting soup on for supper and some wonderful promises from God. But it all got me to thinking…as much as we need food, we need the nourishment that…Read More