Welcome to Hopes & Dreams, an inspirational and fun-filled website dedicated to those planting the seed of hope and encouragement. Inside you’ll find fascinating articles about God’s awesome creations, imaginative games and creativity for all. A place to sow; a place to grow.

Welcome to Hopes & Dreams

What could be more exciting than watching new life emerge from the earth . . . blossom . . . and bring forth something incredibly beautiful? And just think—it all starts with a tiny seed. Are you planting a seed of hope? Sharing the love of Jesus and helping others fulfill their dreams . . [...]

Pot Heads

By Laurie Cervantez    Enjoyable for the whole family!   A little imagination can go a LONG way!!!   YOU’LL NEED:                                                                       [...]

Lightning Bug

Let Your Light Shine for all to see The Lightning Bug is also known as the Firefly. A sweet memory I have as a child is singing 🎵This Little Light of Mine🎵 in church. You may be familiar with the first verse: This little light of mine,I’m going to let it shine.This little light of [...]


Zip, Zing, Zinnia! If you’re looking to add a little pizazz to your Summer garden, the Zinnia just might be an answer to your prayers.  It’s extremely easy to grow, springs up quickly, and produces an abundance of long-lasting strikingly beautiful flowers. Although Zinnias will grow in most soils, this sun loving annual will thrive in a fertile well [...]

The Eden Incident

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Wildflower Puzzle Page

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Nature Seek & Find

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God’s Promise Color Page

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What’s Up Jonah???

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Vanilla Bean

  The vanilla bean is a product of the Vanilla Orchid. This particular orchid is a vine that climbs high into the trees in tropical climates such as Central America, Madagascar, Indonesia, and Mexico.  The Vanilla Orchid produces flowers that bloom for only one day. For this reason commercial growers assist in the tedious process by hand pollinating [...]

Living Stone

The Living Stone is native to South Africa and is named for it’s stone-like appearance.  Blending well in it’s natural habitat of pebbles and rocks perfectly concealing itself from living creatures eager to quench their thirst with the stored water it obtains.  The Living Stone is also known as a Lithops, Split Rock, & Pebble Plant.  It comes in a variety of shapes [...]