Best Life . . .Lifelines

Best Life . . .Lifelines

Top 5 Things to Pray for Your Children’s Teachers

Top 5 Things to Pray for Your Children’s Teachers

Top 5 things to  Pray For Your Children’s Teacher(s)    One of the best ways we can help our children have a successful school year is to pray for their teachers.  Ever thought about it?  Your child is spending an average of 943 hours a year in the classroom with their teacher (s).  Because this […]

Your Best with Kathy Weckwerth:  Back to School Episode

Your Best with Kathy Weckwerth: Back to School Episode

Interview with Alice Fulk, formerly worked as a Crime Analyst for the West Des Moines Police Department. Back to School Episode:  Keeping Your Child Safe!        

Best Life’s Health Picks for the School Year

Best Life’s Health Picks for the School Year

Best Life’s Top Medicine Cabinet Picks for Under $6.00! Comparison Shopping~ Target & Walmart Stores had the most affordable prices Tylenol 24 ct  $3.95 walmart.com Purse Kleenex Pack  $1.99 target stores Alka Seltzer   $4.69 target.com Ricola Cough Drops    $2.38 walmart.com Burts Bees lip balm   $3.30  burtsbees.com UP Thermometer     $2.99 target.com Pepto Bismol  $5.62 walmart […]

Executive Director, Kathy Weckwerth’s New Book Coming Soon!

Executive Director, Kathy Weckwerth’s New Book Coming Soon!

    The Old West was a time when new territories were being explored, new ideas were being implemented, and new directions were being taken. In this 10 week study, you will learn how God is calling you to take on new challenges, discover His plan, embrace His ideas, and follow His divine direction to […]

The BEST Summer Vacation~ South Dakota-Wyoming

The BEST Summer Vacation~ South Dakota-Wyoming

1st Day of the BEST summer vacation with Dean and Kathy 1.Drive through the lovely open fields and plains of South Dakota.  Arrive in Sioux Falls. 2. Next, head for the most delicious breakfast ever at the Original Pancake House. Dean enjoyed the two by four- eggs, delectable hash browns fried to a crisp golden […]

5 Tips to Coping With Stress

5 Tips to Coping With Stress

1.Stop. Breathe.  Think.  ~  Whenever pressures rise to the top, we tend to react immediately.  This creates poor judgment and a bad result. If we stop,  we will be able to take a moment to allow everything to take perspective. If we breathe– we will slow our heart rate down and allow our body to […]

The BEST Summer Vacation

The BEST Summer Vacation

Grand Marais, MN (Lake Superior)   Heading into Duluth you will want to stop at Skyline Parkway and get the view of the city coming in.  You’ll see fabulous, breathtaking views of Lake Superior, along with a casual visit from deer or eagles. Optional:  Unpack a picnic lunch and sit among the shaded trees at […]

The BEST Tips for Safeguarding Your Marriage

The BEST Tips for Safeguarding Your Marriage

Throughout the years, Farmer Dean and I have found that marriage is work.  You get out of it what you build into it.  And the most important thing is to keep God at the center, make time for each other, really listen, and really laugh. Here’s a couple of tips that we put together to […]

Best Life’s Favorite Summer Table Setting for under $25

Best Life’s Favorite Summer Table Setting for under $25

Out at the farm, there is little chance of seeing water anywhere, except in your vivid imagination.  So, every once and awhile, Farmer Dean and I like to pretend that instead of the field of corn behind the house, we create an illusion of the sea by a small grove of trees.  How can you […]

The Lake of Life

The Lake of Life

My husband’s family owns a cabin up north.  It’s nothing spectacular or fancy, but just a very simple structure that sits up high on a grassy hill, overlooking a lovely lake. From the wrap-around deck, you can relax and nestle into a comfy chair, sipping your tea, while busy little hummingbirds flit about you, sipping […]