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autism and the holidays

Simple & Wonderous: A Look at Preparing For the Holidays with an Autistic Child

Welcome to More Than Four Walls, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting! Editor’s note: Admittedly, I have little contact with anyone who I know is on the Autism Spectrum.  This isn’t by choice it’s just part of our lives. I know many people do.  And when I asked on Facebook […]

burp rags and baby wipes: enjoying the holidays with a little one

Enjoying the Holidays with Burp Rags and Baby Wipes

In just a few days, Thanksgiving will be here, with Christmas hot on its heels. The holidays overwhelm many of us with the lengthy to-do list for preparation, whether that’s cleaning or shopping… or both. “So little time,” as the saying goes. Now add being a new mom to the mix. What’s a gal to […]

cooking in a camper

Life in A Small Kitchen: A Peek Into Cooking in A Camper

Do you have a small kitchen?  Are you struggling to eat real food style in a tight space? Well today you are in for a treat.  It’s a Real Food Kitchen Tour of some of your favorite blogger’s tiny kitchens. Let me show you around our once-incredibly small kitchen. Our lives took a crazy turn […]

parenting mistakes you do not want to make

2 Parenting Mistakes I Don’t Want You to Make

Sometimes we moms love to focus on our mistakes about what we aren’t doing.  We forget to brush the little guy’s teeth two nights in a row. We have a bad day (or two….or three) and yell. We even let them have popsicles for breakfast and then feel guilty about it later.  What, I can’t be […]

Surrendered to Lust? A Pulling Back the Shades Giveaway

Surrendering To Lust: Has Your Church Been Infiltrated?

Ladies, we have been infiltrated. Many women in the church have succumb to the lie of lust wrapped in pretty words with a luring promise of escaping reality, being cherished and protected and feeling sexually alive.   It is a freeing thing to be released and healed from your sins.  I have walked through healing […]

Ignite Your Faith in 2015 with These Resources

Who among us doesn’t want to lead a life worth emulating? With great kids, a loving marriage, a successful career or business and a closer, faith-filled walk with the Lord. But for many of us, making that a reality is big challenge! Balancing life’s priorities can seem a bit overwhelming at times. The pressures of […]