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A Letter to My Daughter on Being a Christian Woman
Recently, I wrote a letter to my daughter on what I wanted to teach her about being a Christian woman. Teaching[...]
130 Ways to Say I Love You to Your Kids
Finding ways to say I love you to your kids can sometimes be tricky. Especially when you're a parent to[...]
58 Books & Movies About Perseverance for Kids
Movies about perseverance are a simple way to teach our kids the important life skill of perseverance. We all go[...]
Goal Setting for Kids Resources
It's exciting to listen to our kids share their big dreams about the future, isn't it? As parents, we can[...]
67 Awesome Random Acts of Kindness for Kids
Are you here to get some awesome and inspiring random acts of kindness for kids ideas? Great! Then you're in the right[...]
How to Teach Kids Time Management Skills
In an effort to teach my kids time management skills, this year my children are managing their own schedules. Sound crazy? Maybe.[...]
Help! My Child Is Looking at Porn
Porn: That's a scary word for most parents. We've all heard stories of how porn rips marriages apart and destroys families. But let[...]
17 Ideas for Meaningful Family Dinner Conversations
For years, experts have told us that families who regularly share dinner together enjoy meaningful connection and build family relationships as[...]
Practical Ways to Help Little Kids Manage Big Emotions
With tears in her eyes, my normally enthusiastic and cheerful daughter clung to me tightly as we both sat on[...]
11 Practical Ways to Teach Kids About Commitment
Character traits like commitment aren’t born in us, but are purposely developed. How can we help our kids develop this very[...]
The #1 Problem Good Parents Face When Raising Teens
I am a good parent. I don't say that as a statement of pride, but more of a confession. Let[...]
The Surprising Truth Behind Our Kids' Discipline Issues
Dealing with discipline issues in your home? Do you kids fuss and complain about doing chores? Have your kids developed a sense[...]
How to Intentionally Invest in Your Kids This Summer (Like Never Before)
It’s late June, and as parents, we’re sighing a collective sigh of relief. Our families survived another school year, and[...]
How to Talk to Kids About Porn: 8 Tips Every Christian Parent Needs
I grew up as a “good kid” from a “good family,” and yet my first exposure to porn came when[...]
“When (and How) Should I Talk to My Kids About Sex?”
Talking to kids about sex? For many of us, that’s about as comfortable as sleeping on top of a giant[...]
Got an Angry Kid? Real Help for Anger Management in Children
You hear the fighting. The yelling. The temper tantrums. Yep, you have an angry kid. Again. Sighing, you walk into your[...]
5 Steps to Turn Mommy Anger Into a Teachable Moment
What do you do after you've gotten angry at your kids? You want to apologize for your mom anger, but you[...]
4 Ways to Build a Strong Relationship with Your Tween
While it is a beautiful process to watch our tweens and teens grow into adulthood, there are many bumps and bruises[...]