Here's an exciting advent idea for you! Every day in advent, send a letter. In this digital era, lets take this advent to get back to writing and encouraging others through it. Just download your advent happy mail poster below, and everyday cross off one person from it. You could even change some of the … Continue reading Advent Happy Mail
can an app help you love your community? I live in Doncaster, and despite it being crowned the “most chilled and least stressful place to live in the UK”, most people’s reaction to this announcement is “oh that’s a shame!”. You see, Doncaster isn’t the nicest place in the world (although I’m sure it’s not … Continue reading Can an app help you love your community?
For the last few weeks I have been wondering how best to use the opportunity of being a mum at the school gate to share the love of Jesus. I don't want to be a weird mum who stands in the playground and preaches, but I also don't want people to be completely unaware of … Continue reading Being a Christian Mum at the School Gate
Today an amazing book launches - The Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional. Now for anyone who has followed my 40 Acts journey over the last few years will know, I love showing kindness to others. It is something that can really show the love of Jesus and talks louder than words. The only things limiting … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Reviews Daily Acts of Kindness Devotional
It's (almost!) the summer holidays! So to start off this sunny and restful few weeks for you all (ahem, that may be a lie.....) here are some links and lovely things I have found this month: How a 9 year old started a food revolution - an amazing story of how one little girl has … Continue reading July Inspiration
Easter Sunday. The end of lent and the beginning of new life. Every year I celebrate Easter, and for the last few years I have marked lent by taking on the 40 acts challenge. But this is the first year I have truly gotten my son to take part too. And it has BLOWN ME … Continue reading 40acts 2017 – “It is finished!”
We have now passed the halfway mark in Lent and our 40acts adventure! And I have to say that I am both loving it and being really challenged along the way. The last two days have been particularly poignant with the dark events in London, and have brought an even greater focus on why we … Continue reading Halfway Through our 40acts Adventure!
We are eight days into the 2017 40acts generosity challenge for lent, and I thought it was about time I wrote an update on how we are all doing in Team Ridler! If you haven't the caught our facebook live updates with Mummy and Sam then you are definitely missing out - watch them here! This … Continue reading Mum on a Mission takes on 40acts – Day 8 Update
By now you have probably realised that I have signed up to take part in 40acts during Lent again this year. This will be my fourth year taking part and my third year blogging about it (and possibly vlogging this year...)! If you haven't heard of 40 acts, it is a generosity challenge that runs … Continue reading Mum on a Mission Takes on 40 acts and NEEDS YOU…
I always try to keep my shopping bills as low as possible, whilst still feeding my family well. I try to keep to a £70 a week budget - this is normally £40 in lidl on my big weekly shop, with a couple of emergency trips to ASDA in the middle of the week! So … Continue reading Mum on a Mission does the £2 a day challenge