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parenting

Homemaking

Here’s To The Mothers

Happy Mother's Day to all of you amazing moms out there! Which special women will you be celebrating this Mother's Day?
Just for Fun

The Way of the Warrior

They live among us with a smile that doesn't let on. They know that fairy tales are just bedtime stories and they've got the battle scars to prove it.  They…
Life In General

4 Ways To Choose Your Battles

Being a parent means you'll be doing battle, even with the most easy-going of children.  But even if it's not a full-out battle of wills, how do you decide when…
Book Club

The 5 Love Languages of Children

When my oldest was a tiny newborn, probably about 3 weeks old, a wise young friend came to visit.  She was all of 16.  As we gazed at this new…
Mom Moments

Parenting Fails

This morning I blew it.  Like, big time. I got up only 5 minutes after my alarm went off, got a mini workout in, did my Bible reading, had a…