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Tweens & Teens

Summer Fun In The Mud

Ok, so I know the summer fun idea list said water fight … but what would it look like if one were to go one step further and turn the…

Pick a Positive Path

Yesterday I was at a friend’s house chatting while our kids played upstairs. As usual, after only a few minutes, rumblings of discontent reverberated down the stairs. I was tired, so…

Motherhood: A Small Life?

I sympathize a lot with a line of Meg Ryan’s character in You’ve Got Mail. One night on email, she wonders, “I lead a small life. Well, valuable, but small….

How to Ruin Your Teens for Life in 11 Easy Steps

Hide your past mistakes. Put on an act that you’re perfect and they’re the ones with all the problems. (After all if your teens hear what you did in your…

Is God in Handcuffs?

My husband and I are currently praying faithfully for three couples who are in significant marital stress. Affairs are going on in all three. Our son told us about several friends of his,…

The Disease of “People Pleasing”

Do you worry? Walk away from a conversation, wondering if something you said at some point somehow hurt the other person’s feelings or gave him or her the wrong impression?…

Never Give Up!

March 9, 2011, is a day I will never forget. I am one of millions of Facebook users, and my birthday is listed on my profile. I received hundreds of…

An Interview with Cheri Hamilton, Mom of the Soul Surfer Girl

Instead of reading our usual Saturday post today, we’re hoping you might go see this movie instead. But just in case you’re not at the theater today … in the…

Letting Go of the Superwoman Myth

During our family’s first trip to Disney World, Jeff and I watched our three-year-old boy break free from us and race headlong to a Buzz Lightyear character who was signing…

Dannah Gresh Talks About Talking to Teens

Read Julia’s post about Dannah’s book 6 Ways to Keep the Little in Your Girl. “When the world wants girls to grow up too fast, how do you help your…

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