It’s no secret that June was pride month. Everywhere we went there were rainbows, and “pride” plastered on retailer’s windows. It’s crazy how things have changed in even my lifetime. […]

“Life is not fair” is a common mantra shared at the most inopportune moments. Most of the time it’s a reminder that you aren’t going to get what you want. […]

About this time every year many families are praying through their schooling plan for next Fall. Though it’s a heavy subject for those in the thick of decision-making, the up-side […]

Most days, during snack time, I read a chapter book to my girls. Picture books used to be the norm, but as they’ve gotten older, we’ve graduated to more sophisticated […]

My second child just turned nine. That is a monumental age. To me, it’s a bigger deal than 10. Why you might ask? Well, because it’s halfway to 18—which signifies that I’m […]

Do you want to raise thankful kids — ones that habitually express gratitude? What about thankful kids who turn into truly grateful adults? Silly question right? Of course you do […]

Every writer and blogger seem to be talking about New Year’s Resolutions right about now. So here I am joining the rank. My angle, however, is very specific — specific […]

Spanking is not the most popular of topics. Seriously, who looks forward to that when considering the potential bliss of parenthood? Can you imagine a baby shower game entitled “pin […]

Though I’m coming up on 14 years of marriage, I recently made a new observation about my husband. He is a bit like his parents (side note: that’s not a […]