My friend Monica over at Happy and Blessed Home asked me to join her as a co-host for Family Fun Friday to share six inspiring words of encouragement from other bloggers each week. This week's Family Fun Friday is about Caring for Others this Valentine's Day. Hope you enjoy! If you're a blogger, be sure to scroll down to the bottom to link up your favorite posts! I'd love to feature your words of encouragement next week!
Gaye, over at Calm, Healthy, Sexy, invites us to a mini-challenge for our marriages this February. She says that if we make one small change daily to improve our marriage that us, our husbands, and our marriages can benefit.
Carrie at A Mother's Shadow shares how we can show kindness to our friends when their children are sick in the hospital. She shares some really yummy recipes to give to friends for freezer meals. So thoughtful!
Jennifer at Raising Little Lambs shares that parenting doesn't just end when your child turns eighteen. Her message about love unending is very true!
Christianity Cove shares seven ways moms can make Jesus their kids' #1 Valentine. I'll have to try a few of these out on Adeline and Maralee this February!
Anne at Front Porch Inspired has ten great ideas for loving our neighbors for Valentine's day. She also has conversation cues for you to ask your kids.
Wynter at Made to Mother has a beautiful post this week about how to be thankful when God says no. It's a great lesson in love!
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|Monica created Family Fun Friday and blogs at HappyandBlessedHome.com where she shares free preschool tools and printables, encouraging words for moms, and ideas for having fun together as a family. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter /Google + / Bloglovin'/ Instagram. Monica will feature Family Fun Posts. Britta was a military kid and is a military wife, now living in the high desert of Arizona and far, far from her New Orleans family. She happily homeschools and writes about the intersection of God’s Word and her world at Britta Lafont ~ Everyday Holiness. This year Britta wants to find that sweet spot between getting more done and enjoying the process. Britta will feature Delicious Recipes. Follow: Facebook / Twitter / Pinterest / Instagram|
|Christen blogs at illuminate. As wife to her high school sweetheart and mother to three premature children, she’s learned that God is the Perfect Party Planner and sometimes the unexpected is the greatest gift of all. Blog/ Facebook/ Pinterest/ Instagram/ Twitter. Christen will feature Inspirational Posts.|
|Selena is a homeschooling graduate and a homeschooling mom to four super special kids. She blogs at Look! We're Learning! about unit studies, foreign language, and homeschooling with ADHD. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Instagram / Twitter. Selena will feature Homeschooling.|
|Herchel enjoys blogging about parenting, organizing, crafting, and having good old-fashioned kid fun her blog Gym, Craft, Laundry. Follow: Blog / Facebook / Pinterest / Twitter /Google +. Herchel will feature organizing and family fun.|
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Britta is featuring some Fab & Fruity desserts. Looks yummy!
Herschel is featuring some great crafts made from the heart. Perfect for Valentine's Day!
Have fun this Friday y'all!
Till next time, let your light shine! Blessings, christen