Family

A Simple Way To Help Strong Willed Kids Share Their Feelings

I have been quiet lately. I struggle with how much to share sometimes. While I am an open book, my family shouldn’t have to constantly fear what might end up in cyberspace. They are always supportive and encouraging, but now that my children are getting older, I also want to protect their privacy. My daughter… Read More A Simple Way To Help Strong Willed Kids Share Their Feelings

Faith & Wellness

Unglued

I once wrote a blog that included the statement, “I feel things…” I went on to reflect on the fact that I’m intensely emotional…which I consider to be a GOOD thing…with some  bad side effects. Do you ever feel out of control when you’re upset? Kids push you over the edge? Someone makes you so angry you… Read More Unglued

Family

Becoming Brave – Showing your kids the true meaning of courage.

Bravery. Who comes to mind? Soldiers? Rescuers? Missionaries? Sky divers? Tight rope walkers? Race car drivers? ***** I remember the day my grandfather passed away years ago. I had never actually been present when someone passed into eternity and I was terrified – but I wanted to be with him. I have a clear memory of… Read More Becoming Brave – Showing your kids the true meaning of courage.