WTF?

Be honest.  What’s your first reaction when your child walks over and knocks down the Lego tower her… [more]

WTF? WTF?

I was hit with a “switch” as a child and I turned out okay

Or did I? The media is abuzz with the recent off field violence of NFL players Ray Rice and now… [more]

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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]

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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]

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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