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Moms, Are You a Stuffer or a Blower?

Do you stuff anger and negative emotions? Or do you blow your top? Remember to HALT! (The video guys got “cute” with the purple background…please don’t let that be a…

Is Your To-Do List a Monster?

Something tells me I’m not the only one with a to-do list that’s got a lot more mileage than my day. You’ve been there. When my feet hit the un-vacuumed…

Seeing Clearly

I stood at the counter holding up a box of crackers. “Can you read this?” I asked my 8-year-old daughter, an excellent reader, who was sitting several feet away at…

The ABCs of Mom Truth

Happy Valentine’s Day! We have a special message for you today because we know sometimes as mothers we don’t see ourselves the way we should. Sometimes we forget to focus…

The End of Day Rewind

It is two minutes till midnight and I am a full hour past my self-professed bedtime. I wander into my kids’ bedrooms, re-cover them, give them a kiss, and linger…

Hugs from Home

I had my first four children in three and one half years. My oldest, a girl, was so easy to keep up with through her high school and college years….

Dogs, the Hulk, and Romance

I got up this morning determined to write about romance today because it’s February, and that’s what February is about, right? I didn’t even make it from the bedroom to the kitchen….

The Early Years

We were sitting in a restaurant, enjoying some family time, when a couple with two small children made their way to a booth in the corner. She wore baggy jeans…

Training Them Up

By Carla Adair Hendricks I’d heard these words quoted countless times before – in parenting books, at adoption conferences, in church pulpits. I too had quoted these words – to…

A New Year with a Fresh Perspective

New Year’s Day I woke up feeling exhausted. After having a long night with the kids and staying up late having a great time of reflection with my husband, I…

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