Castle Wall at SkipperClan

If you could only pick one thing, what would you change about your home? Sometimes paint colors don’t turn out quite like we’d hoped or the rooms have so many doorways that furniture placement is complicated. The quirks can drive…

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Pure Joy at SkipperClan

God’s Word doesn’t say we should be happy when things are tough, it says we can choose joy *when* (not if) we face trials. Why? Because the testing of our faith produces perseverance in us. Something good is coming from…

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No Strings Attached Encouragement lightstock_203885

I should have recognized my rebellious nature much earlier in life. I wasn’t the out-all-night teenager or the break-all-the-rules new driver, but almost nothing makes me want to do something more than these simple words: You can’t. Way back in…

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SkipperClanJr and Fiance at SkipperClan

When our son left home to attend his college orientation, we thought he’d be returning after a two week house-sitting assignment. He basically never came back since he found a job while he was there. Not only did he work…

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Marriage Isn't Meant to be Mediocre

{This post contains affiliate links which means I may get a credit if you choose to purchase the conference pass. All opinions are mine and you can read more about my disclosure policy here} The changes that bring us great joy…

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I started the year with 10 goals for 2015. become debt free read the entire Bible reach my goal weight by my 40th birthday join a local church and serve read fifty or more books develop 100 skin care clients…

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The Promise of Spring at SkipperClan

We are in the middle of that busy season…Spring! Ok, who are we kidding, every season is busy right? Moms are in the midst of: Spring sports and prom for your high school senior Deep Weekly Routine and home projects Planning…

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Don't Believe the Doubt Image via Lightstock

I’ve been so inspired by people around me over the last few weeks. A friend facing major surgery and a cancer diagnosis with humor and a humble request for prayer. Women accomplishing leadership roles with grace and by building others…

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Bootstrap VA Bundle Contributors

{This post contains affiliate links which means I may get a credit if you choose to purchase the bundle. All opinions are mine and you can read more about my disclosure policy here} Last fall, I began working extremely part time…

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Saving Money for College WORK at SkipperClan

  Work. If you start a conversation about college costs you’ll likely get opinions about student loans, state tuition programs, scholarships, rising tuition rates, dorms, pledging, and even partying…it seems like the last thing we talk about when saving for…

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