Do Your Best With What You Know Today…

This has to be everyone’s life motto or you will accomplish nothing in your life and you will be miserable. No one has a perfect past, no one can control tomorrow. We all fail whether accidentally or intentionally. Don’t worry about your mistakes. You and I are both forgiven in Christ. Your past means nothing.…

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Why I Love the “Confederate Flag”

Today on Instagram someone asked me about the flag commonly called the Confederate flag. I thought I would share my brief answer to him here on my blog as well, to add my voice to those who love our heritage and want to see it preserved. The short version of the flag’s history is that…

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I love the romantic feel of an old fashioned carousel. ❤️ I’m glad when I ride on the carousel that I’m the rider and not the operator. I get to enjoy myself, look around, watch the children smile and never worry about what keeps the carousel operating. I never see the hard work and maintenance…

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Grafting to Your Husband

Have you thought about your responsibility as a wife to graft yourself onto your husband’s family? What a hard task this must have been back in Ruth and Naomi’s time and what a seeming impossibility in today’s world! I know I have failed miserably at this. When I married my husband I joined his (maternal)…

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Straight Lives Matter

I love everything about this meme created by @a.u.turn on Instagram (follow her if you aren’t!) In America we need more trad memes with traditional images of American black families. EVERYONE, every group, every region, does better with traditional values. All trads need to unite in purpose to protect our unique, wonderful, families, religion, cultures…

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Olivia Day!

And why shouldn’t I teach homeschool today dressed as Olivia De Havilland? LOL! Also, at what point do we just declare this lovely lady of 102 years old, an immortal? God has seen fit to never take her from us, and I for one am delighted! Can you imagine what she has seen in her…

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1940s Trad Woman Lives In A Wartime House!

The FIRST thing she responds with, when asked about why she loves the 1940s, is “the gender roles!” Love this woman! This isn’t fashion, this is a morality!

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What a Wonderful Friday

Today’s theme: curls, curls, curls! Happy Mom and Pop Shop Day! #ShopLocal! My online Mom and Pop Shop with vintage goods, printables, art and homeschool helps is always eager to have you over for a visit! https://www.etsy.com/shop/Wifewithapurpose My #friday afternoon. Lifemagazine from September 1940, and a cream donut. The line at the Mennonite donut truck…

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Michael Jackson ∼ Oxford Speech

You think you know Michael Jackson because he was the king of pop, a modern day sensation blasted into every home, but you have no idea who he really was. I didn’t. This Oxford speech from 2001 reveals the tender, Christian, man he was and is an excellent counter point to the recent media blitz…

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