Keeping the Focus on Relationship

Throwback Thursday This post was orginally published on August 5, 2011 Next week my kids go off to… [more]

Keeping the Focus on Relationship Keeping the Focus on Relationship

Are you and your partner on the same page?

When it comes to something as important and intentional as raising children, it's no wonder that there… [more]

Are you and your partner on the same page? Are you and your partner on the same page?

Are you seeing fireworks all year round?!

For some of us, fireworks don't just happen on the 4th of July.  You parents of young children know… [more]

Are you seeing fireworks all year round?! Are you seeing fireworks all year round?!

Know Thyself: Part 3

In Part 1 of this series I shared with you a glimpse of what is happening in your brain when you “lose… [more]

Know Thyself: Part 3 Know Thyself: Part 3

Know Thyself: Part 2

In Part 1 of this series I shared with you a glimpse of what is happening in your brain when you “lose… [more]

Know Thyself:  Part 2 Know Thyself:  Part 2

Know Thyself: Part 1

Imagine if you will, you're on a bus getting ready to go on a long journey.  There's a seemingly endless… [more]

Know Thyself: Part 1 Know Thyself: Part 1

Have you ever felt those burning eyes of judgment on you?

Once when my son was 2 years old I had to take him with me to get a fitting for a bridesmaid dress. The… [more]

Have you ever felt those burning eyes of judgment on you? Have you ever felt those burning eyes of judgment on you?

You can give them your love but not your thoughts

Before you read another word, click the link above and enjoy listening to Sweet Honey in the Rock sing… [more]

You can give them your love but not your thoughts You can give them your love but not your thoughts

How to say “I love you” without saying “I love you”

Studies have shown that our children learn more from what we model for them than from what we try to teach them… [more]

How to say “I love you” without saying “I love you” How to say "I love you" without saying "I love you"

Can one word transform your family in 2014?

I've had a tradition for the last 10 years or so, of posting a sheet of posterboard on my wall and having… [more]

Can one word transform your family in 2014? Can one word transform your family in 2014?