Crafts + DIY

“He Is Risen” Easter Banner

For some people, Easter is all about the bunny and the eggs. And who doesn’t love a good handful of jelly beans? But for the Christian family, some simple touches can proclaim the true story of Easter to all who enter your home. Try this lovely (and surprisingly simple) DIY banner, perfect for a mantle, […]

By |April 3rd, 2017|Blog, Crafts + DIY|Comments Off on “He Is Risen” Easter Banner

Instilling Creativity in Our Children

Creativity. It’s inherent in our nature. We were made in God’s image—God the Creator who fashioned the heavens and the earth and everything in them. He paints a new sunset every evening and a new sunrise every morning. He is the ultimate artist.

 

It’s no wonder, then, that so many children love to create. Crafts and […]

By |March 9th, 2017|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Instilling Creativity in Our Children

Spring Crafts for Tweens {and Moms!}

Whether you’re looking for a way to breath the fresh air of spring into your home, or you simply need ideas to keep your daughter from being bored over spring break, we’ve got some great crafts for you!

Check out the Faithgirlz Pinterest board, Spring Crafts for Tweens. And moms, you just may want to join in […]

By |March 8th, 2016|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Things Your Tween Will Love|Comments Off on Spring Crafts for Tweens {and Moms!}

Valentine’s Day Pinterest Fun for Tweens

Check out the Faithgirlz Valentine’s Day Pinterest Board!

These snacks and craft ideas were chosen by tweens for tweens.

We hope you have a great time with your girls (and of course, your sweetheart!) this weekend.

Happy Valentine’s Day!

By |February 10th, 2016|Crafts + DIY, Things Your Tween Will Love|Comments Off on Valentine’s Day Pinterest Fun for Tweens

Christmas Fun {A Faithgirlz Pinterest Board for You and Your Tween!}

Just in case your tween is ever bored… spends too much time in front of a screen… or in case you want something fun to do together with your daughter, we’ve created “Christmas Fun!”

Check out some fun crafts, nail art, snacks, and decorating ideas on this newly added Faithgirlz Pinterest board!

 

By |December 11th, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Things Your Tween Will Love|Comments Off on Christmas Fun {A Faithgirlz Pinterest Board for You and Your Tween!}

Gifts for the Soul

Our tween daughters are bound to ask for the practical stuff, the fun stuff, and the frivolous stuff this Christmas.

Nothing wrong with that.

But the thing they may need most might not make it onto their list.

Gifts for the soul.

Gifts that challenge their minds, build their faith, and stretch them past our materialistic culture.

Our girls need to […]

By |November 28th, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Devotions/Live it Out, Faithgirlz Bibles, Holidays|Comments Off on Gifts for the Soul

Simply Awesome Holiday Crafts

Looking for something fun and festive to do with your kids during their time off in the week ahead?

Take a look at these sites, grab a few basic supplies and enjoy some creative together time!

Thanksgiving Paper Bag Turkey from MarthaStewart.com

Ribbon Christmas Tree Ornaments from FirefliesandMudpies.com

51 DIY Christmas Gift Ideas from CountryLiving.com (Below are a couple favorites!)

Paint-dipped kitchen utensils […]

By |November 19th, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Holidays, Things Your Tween Will Love|Comments Off on Simply Awesome Holiday Crafts

Back-to-School Bookmarks

How are you and your daughter doing at being students of the Word? 

Our lives are full of books now that school is starting. Let’s not forget to make God’s Word the most important book of each day!
Keep this Book of the Law always on your lips; meditate on it day and night, so that you […]

By |September 4th, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY|Comments Off on Back-to-School Bookmarks

Redo Your Room (Create a Homework Haven!)

Welcome to the new school year, Mom!

Are you and your tween surviving this thing called “homework” again?

Yep… we’re all groaning a little!

But here’s a little distraction from homework for you both, which will also prove to be a homework enhancer! After all, everyone works better in a beautiful, peaceful environment, and your daughter probably does too.

The editors of Faithgirlz […]

By |September 1st, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY|Comments Off on Redo Your Room (Create a Homework Haven!)

Celebrate Freedom!

As we prepare for the 4th of July and get ready to celebrate our independence – it is important to remember what true FREEDOM looks like!
13 For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves, 14 in whom we have redemption, the forgiveness of sins.

– Colossians […]

By |July 2nd, 2015|Blog, Crafts + DIY, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Celebrate Freedom!