tweens

Fun Fall Crafts for Tweens

Fall is a great time to get crafty, especially with all the beautiful colors and textures of harvest season. Here’s a short round up of some fun fall crafts for tweens.

 

Melted Crayon Pumpkin Craft

This project will satisfy both the color-crazy girl and the mad scientist type. Plus your front porch will be sooo totally adorbs […]

By |October 31st, 2017|Blog, Crafts + DIY|Comments Off on Fun Fall Crafts for Tweens

Teaching Kids to Be Servants at Heart

Today is International Day of Charity, a day to focus on serving others less fortunate. As Christians, serving others is a key aspect of our faith. We don’t serve others to earn God’s favor; we serve others because God’s favor already rests on us—and we’re eager to share His generous love with the world.

 

Are you […]

By |September 5th, 2017|Blog, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Teaching Kids to Be Servants at Heart

Teaching Kids to Respect Their Teachers

 

Remember kindergarten when your daughter’s teacher was a saint in her eyes? Back then the teacher knew everything. Your daughter adored her.

In middle school, well, not so much.

As kids mature and reach an age of discernment, they also learn to be critical. They might begin making fun of their teachers or testing their boundaries in […]

By |August 30th, 2017|Blog, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Teaching Kids to Respect Their Teachers

Does She Know She’s Chosen?

(This post is a guest contribution from Elisa Puliam, a member of our FaithMomz network.)

Have you struggled with feeling like you’re not good enough? Maybe that you’ll always be the one that doesn’t quite fit in? Can you think back to when that feeling first became a thought that ultimately shaped a core belief about yourself? […]

By |August 24th, 2017|Blog, Elisa Pulliam, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Does She Know She’s Chosen?

Involving Kids in Family Chores

Smart parents make it their job to care for the household.

 

Brilliant parents work themselves out that job.

 

We’re all buried in housework, right? Laundry, dishes, mowing, dusting—yeah, forget the dusting. Overrated. Point is there’s so much to do and so little time to do it. Especially in summer when the whole family would rather be at […]

By |July 14th, 2017|Blog, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Involving Kids in Family Chores

Faithgirlz – Holiday Gift Guides for Your Tweens

As temperatures continue to cool, we find ourselves closer and closer to Christmas Day!
While we all know the true reason for the season, it sure is fun to shower the ones we love with presents. Here are some gift ideas for the Faithgirlz on your list!

Find inspiration from the leading ladies of our fiction series. […]

By |December 7th, 2015|Blog, Faithgirlz Bibles, Fiction, Holidays, Parenting a Faithgirl, Things Your Tween Will Love|Comments Off on Faithgirlz – Holiday Gift Guides for Your Tweens

Three Things Your Tween Girl Needs

The word “tween” begs for grace.

Life between childhood and young adulthood. 

Life lived with newness, uncertainties, and sometimes awkwardness.

It’s a season that only makes sense to those who have long ago passed through it.

What can you do for your tween as she wades through the delightful yet murky years between?

First of all… Remember.

Think back to the days you too […]

By |September 15th, 2015|Blog, Parenting a Faithgirl|Comments Off on Three Things Your Tween Girl Needs