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Boys Need Domestic Skills Too

Boys Need Domestic Skills Too

The first thing many of us hard-working moms do when we wake up in the morning is put a pot of coffee on, shower (hopefully), get-dressed, and throw a load of laundry in before the kids get up. When trying to get our little boy to unload the dishes with […]
Have A Bushel Of Family Fun With These Early Fall Ideas

Have A Bushel Of Family Fun With These Early Fall Ideas

Early fall is a wonderful time to slow things down a bit after a busy summer – and before the holiday season begins. But there are still plenty of wonderful things to do as a family during this fun change of seasons. You can find plenty of things to make […]
This Teacher Helps Kids Unpack Their “Baggage” In An Incredible Way 

This Teacher Helps Kids Unpack Their “Baggage” In An Incredible Way 

Now that school has started, children are in the care of their teachers throughout the day. And every good teacher knows that each child is different and unique and has their own set of problems and challenges. In a touching display of compassion, one teacher went above and beyond to […]
It’s All About The Right Approach During Tough Family Times

It’s All About The Right Approach During Tough Family Times

No matter how old our children are, we all face the problem of how to tackle different situations appropriately. And sometimes, we have to deliver difficult news to our children – the death of a pet, a sudden move to a different state, or a serious illness in the family […]
5 Pro Tips To Support Your Teen Through A Break-Up 

5 Pro Tips To Support Your Teen Through A Break-Up 

Everyone remembers the feeling of falling in love for the first time, but even more so the crushing emotions of the break-up. Watching your teen go through the pain of lost love is hard to bear, and saying the wrong thing can push them deeper into despair.  Although it may […]
5 Signs Your Child Is Not Adjusting To School Well

5 Signs Your Child Is Not Adjusting To School Well

    School has begun and that means a lot of new adjustments- new classes, different friends, and greater academic challenges. Some kids seem to flow through these changes flawlessly while others may struggle to find their footing.  Don’t miss the signs your child may be giving you that this […]
On The 1st Day Of School Teacher Attempts To Make Children “Choose Their Own Gender”

On The 1st Day Of School Teacher Attempts To Make Children “Choose Their Own Gender”

It’s back to school time and many families tearfully send their children off trusting the school to educate and take care of them during the day.  One “transgender” teacher who identifies has “Mx” decided to hit the ground running and create a tool to help children understand what it means […]
A Trendy Idea That Does Nothing For Mothers – Time To Get Rid Of “Me Time”

A Trendy Idea That Does Nothing For Mothers – Time To Get Rid Of “Me Time”

Burned-out, overwhelmed, exhausted – these are just some of the feelings that modern moms can easily identify with. In fact, these feelings are so common, it’s become accepted that moms are supposed to feel this way. But one mom’s blog post says what is likely on every mom’s mind – […]
Do You Know An Overwhelmed Dad?  This Man Has Been There And Wants To Help

Do You Know An Overwhelmed Dad?  This Man Has Been There And Wants To Help

There are lots of resources out there for parents – online, in parenting books, and in the form of advice – but it is often geared toward mothers. But even though mothers may most often be a child’s primary caregiver, dads are stepping in and taking on a more active […]
August Is National Breastfeeding Month – And It’s Time To End The Shame Some Moms Feel

August Is National Breastfeeding Month – And It’s Time To End The Shame Some Moms Feel

There is nothing more beautiful than a new mom nursing her baby.  The bond between a mother and a baby is something sacred – and the amazing connection as a mom feeds her little one is something God designed. Even though breastfeeding is something natural, in today’s society many women […]