5 Easter Basket Gifts For a Christ-Centered Easter + Giveaway & Coupon Codes

This post includes affiliate links. When you make a puchase via these links, I receive a small percentage. Very small but very appreciated. Thanks for loving ohAmanda! It’s unEaster Basket time! (Did you know that was a time? Well, it is here!) I’m a big fan of using Easter baskets to point our kids to […]

A Fragrant Aroma

The kids have been wanting to start our Sense of the Resurrection activities for weeks. And originally, when Lent began, I wanted to start then. But let’s be realistic. My senior quote was, “If it wasn’t for the last minute, we wouldn’t get anything done!” So, after days of begging, we began our first activity […]

Kids Bedtime Reads for Lent

Lent begins this week. Lent is the Easter equivalent of Advent. It’s a time of waiting and preparing for the Big Day. Just as a bride prepares for her wedding day, we get to prepare our hearts and minds to think about and celebrate the resurrection of Jesus on Easter Sunday! Most people give up chocolate […]

Memories & Memorials

I was looking back through my photo stream to find a good Easter-y, Spring-ish picture for this post and was kinda overjoyed to see all the fun we have add celebrating Easter with Sense of the Resurrection! We didn’t do it as orderly as I had hoped (that angel flag never got colored) and not […]

Mini Schedules for Sense of the Resurrection

It’s about 10 or 11 days till Easter. (I hate countdowns because I never know which days to count–do you count today? the day of the big event? It’s confusing.) There are 12 activities in A Sense of the Resurrection. So, even with my subpar math skills, I can see there isn’t much time for […]

Easy Scripture Ideas for Meaningful Easter Baskets

We’ve only got 2 weeks till Easter! TWO! Have you started Sense of the Resurrection? I hope you’re following the hashtag #senseoftheresurrection online. I love seeing these sweet little faces celebrate Jesus. It will warm your heart! Well, if you’ve been around here long you know we do our Easter Baskets a little differently. People […]

The Promise of New Life

The last few days have been aaaallllmost spring-like. It’s 63 today and even though the prediction is a week of rain, I’ll take it over the frigid temperatures from last week. So, even though the ground is brown and the grass dead, new life seems just around the corner. And that’s why I love this […]