10 Ways to Keep Scripture in Front of Our Girls

Whew, y'all, it's summer in Alabama for sure. Which is to say that it's already nine thousand degrees outside with ten thousand percent humidity. Basically, I'll be "glistening" until my birthday in October. Gotta love the South. ha!! Casiday wrapped her first year in college earlier this month and starts her summer classes next week. {She's taking Physics which just proves, again, that she is my total opposite.} Summer can be a mixed bag for moms — we love the freedom from schedules and ... [Read More]

April Prayer Calendar Now Available!

Hey girl mom friends! Our April prayer calendar is now available! Do you pray with our community every month? I sure hope so. For the past year or so, I've been working with quarterly themes for our calendars. And I'm excited about the focus we'll be praying the next three months ... our daughters' identity. April Prayer Calendar: Praying through Psalm 139 {Prayers for Her Identity} God declares who we are in Him. He calls us chosen, beloved, precious, the apple of His eye. And yet, ... [Read More]

Praying for Our Daughters

A few months ago, my family and I traveled to Colorado Springs for a fun opportunity I'd been given — to record an interview with Focus on the Family about the value of praying for our girls. Y'all, it was so fun! And such a gift to be able to take my husband and daughter with me. We had a great time and loved the time we were able to spend talking with both broadcast host John Fuller and Focus President Jim Daly. I was so impressed with Mr. Daly — and if you haven't read his book, Refocus, ... [Read More]

{february calendar now available!}

Oh friends! I am excited about the girl moms prayer calendars for the next couple of months! (Okay, who am I kidding ... I'm excited about the calendars every month.) Do you get yours? If not, now is a great time to subscribe! Every month I create a Scripture-based prayer calendar for moms to pray for their daughters. We pray Monday through Friday (and use the weekends to catch up or pray the prayers for others). I've been creating these resources since 2015 which is just unbelievable to ... [Read More]

Want to join me for a book club? Let’s read Praying for Girls together!

Do you book club? Have you read Praying for Girls: Asking God for the Things They Need Most? We're kicking off the very first #girlMOMS book club and celebrating  Praying for Girls' one year birthday by reading through it together.  And YOU are invited! The past year has been really crazy for our family.  When the book released last July, we were three weeks from the beginning of Casiday's senior year. I'd planned to do a book club sooner because I wanted to share more about the why ... [Read More]

Tame the Beast & Trust the Beauty

Can we talk about one of the most important conversations we can have with our teenage daughters? In fact, I believe this one topic can be the most significant one we discuss after salvation. Developing a biblical framework in this one area can radically change every other aspect of our daughter's self-perception and their relationships with others. What is this topic? Tame the Beast & Trust the Beauty My favorite Disney animation has been remade into a live action movie and it ... [Read More]