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Giving Our Daughters a Gift of True Beauty

I want to be beautiful, cherished, nurtured, and loved. Does your heart tell you this? Does the world tell you you aren’t? Can you even hear the still, small voice inside…

A Tutu How-To

My three-year-old girl wears her play tutu about three days a week: sometimes under the dress (loves dresses, too), sometimes over; sometimes to the library; sometimes with a helmet and…

How Much Time Spent Video Gaming is Too Much?

This week’s reader question was asked by a lot of you. Video games are fun and can even be educational. But how much time is too much when it comes…

Second-Born Children

My second son is, in my utterly-biased opinion, a remarkable little man. He is a very compassionate and loyal four-year-old. (He hates to throw anything in the trash: “Is it…

Tips for Parenting Second-Born Children

Firstborns often know how to please adults. They can be used to being the center of attention. And for second-born children, it can feel like being in a race they can never win.

Why Does My Son Drive Me Crazy?

Do you have one of those children who continually seems to be active? Talks constantly? Always has questions? Wants to know, “What are we going to do now?” Is full…

Family Reunions and Kids

Is an extended family gathering on your calendar for this summer? Most of these events are planned by middle agers who want their kids and grandkids to know their cousins, aunts, and…

Dinner Hour Insanity

I have often wondered about the mystery of the dinner hour. Mothers of young children around the world, I believe, regularly experience its universal chaos. In fact, I’m sure you’ve…

The Uninformed Mom

In a meeting with Rachel’s school last week, I was shocked to find out they had started a new sensory program for her. Three weeks ago. I leaned back in…

Building Relationships in a Digital Age

Are today’s hand held gadgets, phones, and video games interfering with our ability to connect on a deeper personal level?

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