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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 →
Not the World’s Best Mom

Not the World’s Best Mom

Whenever I hear someone declare that a particular woman they know and love is the best mom in the world, I have mixed emotions. I think it’s nice that’s what they feel about her, but it also makes me squirm.… Read more →
Kindergarten Carnage and Some Ways to Ease the Chaos

Kindergarten Carnage and Some Ways to Ease the Chaos

Kindergarten. I have lots of thoughts about this “first” for both my son and I.  Yes, there were tears and sadness and oh-my-gosh-everything-has-changed panic. But I expected those aspects in a way. What I didn’t except? The complexity and paperwork,… 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 →
Family Travel Rules (Part 1)

Family Travel Rules (Part 1)

This will be reposted at a later date. Thank you!… 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 →
Malicious Intent

Malicious Intent

One morning last fall, I decided it was too pretty outside for my young sons and I to stay home, so I loaded them up in the car and we headed off on an impromptu trip to the playground. When… Read more →
Four Confessions of a Horrible After-School Mom

Four Confessions of a Horrible After-School Mom

I have been guilty of being a horrible after-school mom. These are my confessions. If you want your children to glide in on clouds, harps a strummin’, sweet cherub-cheeks a smilin’, and bless you with their compliance, gratitude, soft voices,… Read more →
Home

Home

by: Callie Murray   The affluent area of town, with the columned Southern mansions and the private-schooled children, is called “The Hill” and you are located right at the bottom of it, where “The Hill” levels out and the house… Read more →
Line In The Sand

Line In The Sand

His face was splotchy from screaming, balled fists white from clenched pressure, angry tears leaking from the corners of angry eyes, “I’m in charge of ME! I know what’s best for ME!” It had been one of those line-in-the-sand days:… Read more →
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