Author Archives: Nicole

NICOLE CRONE enjoys writing encouragement for moms in which God is glorified at her blog, Children are a Blessing. She is wife to Rusty, and mom to eight sweet children. Nicole has been a homeschool mom for thirteen years, and is currently a member of The Old Schoolhouse Review Crew. When Nicole isn’t homeschooling, you can find her writing, reading, sewing, or blogging at She is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

For This Child I Prayed – Kayla’s Story


Meet Kayla, who blogs over at Renown and Crowned!  Today she is sharing the birth story of her son Aeron.  Read More →

Save the Storks Gear


Being the prolife momma that I am, I’m always on the lookout for ways to spread the message.  Save the Storks Read More →

Are Children a Blessing or a Burden?


I never gave much thought to having children during my own childhood.  I was pretty sure that I would become a Read More →

Where We Go, They Will Follow


While driving through town the other day, our family saw a dead baby deer in the roadway.  We were all immediately saddened.  Read More →

How We Vacation at the Beach with Modesty in Mind

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When spring and summer roll around, there is one thing on my children’s mind.  Visiting the beach!  I can’t blame Read More →

Character Building Curriculum


Since God chose you to be the holy people he loves, you must clothe yourselves with tenderhearted mercy, kindness, humility, Read More →

How Our Family Chooses Childhood Extracurricular Activities


*The girls prior to my daughter’s dance recital at our Christian dance studio.  I am so thankful to have found Read More →

Is Patience Needed for Homeschooling?


We are now nearing the end of the school year, and kindergarten sign ups are in full swing for the fall.  Mommas Read More →

Spiritually Guarding Our Children


As mothers, we are called to protect our children.  But what type of protection are we to offer?  Of course Read More →

Mother’s Day Baby Bottle Change Drive Kick-off


Yesterday was Mother’s Day!  My husband took our family to First Baptist Atlanta to hear Dr. Charles Stanley preach per Read More →

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