Free Printable: Numbers 6:24-26

Have you ever had someone speak or pray a blessing over you? I hope you have. It is one of the sweetest gifts I’ve ever received. Praying a blessing over another demonstrates love and offers encouragement. Sometimes, at the end of a church service, our pastor will pray this blessing from Numbers 6 over the […]

Free Printable – He Has Risen Matthew 28:6

It’s Good Friday. We have 2,000 plus years of perspective to help us reflect on Jesus’ death on the cross. We know it was not the end. We know that Sunday was coming. But at the time, those closest to Him didn’t have that perspective. That Friday must have felt so dark,  so hopeless. They […]

Free Printable: Love Never Fails – 1 Corinthians 13:8

Valentine’s Day always stirs up a lot of conversation about love and I dare say that’s a good thing. It’s good to think about that which is central to Jesus’ commands to love God and love others. Last year I pondered the question “What is love?” and ultimately concluded that it is action motivated by a Christ-focused heart, […]

The Best Of Frugal & Focused 2015

As 2015 is winding down, I’m already looking ahead to 2016 and thinking about the direction Frugal & Focused will be going in and planning out post ideas. But before I get too far ahead of myself, I wanted to take a look back and see what resonated most with y’all this year. Here’s a look […]

Free Galatians 5:1 Inspired Printable

I recently came across an old Wednesday Word post featuring Galatians 5:1. I love the encouragement found in this verse to live fully in the freedom we have in Jesus Christ. Galatians 5:1 (WEB) Stand firm therefore in the liberty by which Christ has made us free, and don’t be entangled again with a yoke […]

Free Spring Printable: Psalm 100:1

I can’t wait for spring. I have been eagerly anticipating it’s arrival for weeks now. I love seeing the grey skies of winter give way to sunshine. I love how green grass shoots up from the brown earth producing a blanket of green. I love watching flowers burst forth with their bright, vibrant colors for […]

Free Printable Crazy Straw Valentines

When my girls were in elementary school, I often tried to encourage non-candy Valentines for the classroom party. I knew with a class full of kids there would be plenty of candy to go around. A couple of years ago, Baby Girl opted for Crazy Straw Valentines for her class. I mean, what kid doesn’t love a […]