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The Empty Nest Groove

I am sitting here in awe of a very real feeling I am having. It’s weird, really. I am getting my empty nest groove on. I was feeling...

Let your kid be a dreamer:

Let him have cherished aspirations, ambitions, or ideals. I was recently asked what my dreams were when I were a kid. I froze, and...

Evaluate

I am simply asking you to evaluate. The first step in making anything happen effectively is to observe and evaluate. Isn’t it true that...

Friendship: A surprising twist

I sit here thinking of all the wonderful friends I have, or have had along the way and I can’t help but feel like there is this nagging...

Dating: Do we have to teach them?

What exactly does it mean to date? I looked up and found many definitions for the words date and dating. Besides the definition that...

The Five Love Languages Kids addition

The 5 Love Languages is so valuable. Not only is it valuable to know the love language that fills your spouses love tank, it is also...

Just WHO Is In Control?

Raising kids is the hardest job I have ever had. When I look back at the 21 years of raising my three kids I am amazed how hard it was at...

You Have to Take the Stairs

You probably have heard of helicopter parenting, but have you heard of elevator parenting? Probably not because I just coined the phrase....

I LOVE YOU NO MATTER WHAT

Happy New Year to you parents out there! “New year, new you” news reports, podcasts, blogs and exercise and food plans are everywhere!...

MOMMA BEAR

We live in a cruel world. A world full of strong opinions, heavy words written or spoken to one another, horrific senseless shootings,...

"EMBRACING THE HOLIDAY CHAOS"

Parents, let’s talk about chaos! Recently, I responded to a facebook post that I read on a parent page that shows just how we respond to...

"Good Idea Heaven"

On the heels of our “Putting it into Gear” podcast, I sit and reflect about my parenting. How many times I thought up ideas that would be...