Practical Ideas For Raising Healthy Kids

Written by: | May 15, 2015

As a mommy to three young children, I’m increasingly aware of the need to protect them. It’s wired in as soon as that little human being starts growing in our tummy.  I mean, really… think about the magnitude of that God-sized miracle! There is an overwhelming sense of responsibility...
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How Perfectionism Stunts Our Children’s Growth

Written by: | March 4, 2015

Type A Personality. First born child. Fiercely competitive. A strong-willed nature. These are just some of the things that defined me from a young age.  I was my own worst critic and perfectionism was stripping the life right out of me.  I remember practicing those endless piano scales over...
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Instilling Memories Into Our Children’s Memory Bank

Written by: | December 24, 2014

We drop quarters and dimes into pink piggy banks.  They clang and ding against its big belly.  Our children smile from ear to ear, in hopes that it will fill to the top, and they can purchase something really special.  Giving to our children, by financial means, is important;...
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52 Scriptures Every Kid Should Know

Written by: | November 5, 2014

I sat there, feet dangling off the edge of my bed.  My ruffled pajama bottoms hung past my ankles and hovered over the top of my toes. Bedtime was my favorite time with my father.  I was a young girl, maybe 3 or 4, but he made it a...
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Helping Your Kids Express Everyday Gratitude

Written by: | September 18, 2014

Finding ways to grumble and complain is easy.  Choosing to look for ways to express gratitude can seem like one of those dreaded last chance workouts on the hit series, The Biggest Loser. Disciplining ourselves in any area takes work; whether it be eating healthier, exercising, reading our Bible...
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Raising Brave Girls In A Self-Centered World

Written by: | August 26, 2014

It’s important that we raise young girls that are brave. Bravery can take on many forms. Being brave might look like being adventurous, not caring about a particular outcome, or even pushing aside anyone that gets in our way on the path to our dreams. This isn’t the bravery...
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The Value Of Scripture and a FREE PDF Download

Written by: | June 27, 2014

Our children struggle with sin, just like we do.  It breaks my heart when they sin, but it also grieves my Heavenly Father when I do. He wants the best for me, and that requires walking in obedience.  He still loves me completely and fully.  Nothing I can do...
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