Parenting (7+)

Moms, You Need a Mom Squad!

Moms, You Need a Mom Squad!

Here’s your PSA for the day: Parenting is tough. Really tough. Don’t go it alone. When my children were little, I didn’t make a lot of time for friends. With the lack of sleep and chasing toddlers all day, it… Read more →
Thoughts for My Children

Thoughts for My Children

My beloved, this: Stand up for those who can’t defend themselves.  This world says to put yourself first.  God says to put others first (Philippians 2:3).  This is especially important when you see someone being mistreated, discarded, or used.  Unborn… Read more →
Am I Raising Judgmental Kids?

Am I Raising Judgmental Kids?

As I’m soldiering through these tween years, I have a new respect for mommas who’ve raised well-balanced, know right-from-wrong adults who also have a deep, true genuine love for everyone. It’s not easy. Here’s how this has played out in… Read more →
10 Ways to Keep your Kids Safe on Instagram

10 Ways to Keep your Kids Safe on Instagram

My middle schooler recently earned Instagram. She had been asking for several years, but I kept saying “no.” A situation came up at school, and she did not cave to peer pressure. It was the perfect reason to reward and… Read more →
When Times Get Tough

When Times Get Tough

Back to school is a happy time for most families. Up until this year, it was a happy time for us, too. This year was different. The first two weeks of school were difficult at our house. Our two older… Read more →
Catch ‘Em

Catch ‘Em

I woke up last week with the familiar feeling of dread for the day ahead. Who was going to have a two hour meltdown today? Could I keep my cool when they fought over twisty straws? How guilty and failing… Read more →
What Parents Need to Know about Porn

What Parents Need to Know about Porn

I’m standing in the grocery store checkout line, looking at magazines covered with picture-perfect women. I need to exercise more. Do not pick-up that candy bar. NO!! I’m such a hypocrite. I need to practice what I preach to my… Read more →
The Greatest Gift I Can Give My Kids

The Greatest Gift I Can Give My Kids

I can teach my girls a lot of great life lessons. I can teach them manners. To love their bodies. To stick up for the bullied. To love everyone. To respect their elders. To open doors and give up their… Read more →
Classy Confidence

Classy Confidence

We were sitting around the table at a restaurant with my husband’s family, just talking and sharing a meal together, when my three year old was completely offended by the show on the TV behind our table. “Mommy, we have… Read more →
To Discipline or Not?

To Discipline or Not?

As parents, we strive to have good kids. However, most of us don’t just happen upon these so-called “good” kids. It is our job to teach them. We can’t expect to have obedient, well-behaved kids without good, solid discipline. Since… Read more →
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