• Entrusting our Babies to God

    by - Mar 9, 2017
    Tonight, as I write I’m sitting on a question. Our last visit to the doctor, she suggested that our baby girl displayed many of the symptoms of a rare and serious auto-immune disease. “An answer in...
  • No More Bedtime Battles When It Is Time To Go To Sleep

    by - Mar 8, 2017
      Why is it so difficult for children to go to sleep at bedtime? Does this sound familiar? “Mommy can I have a drink?” “Mommy there is an alien under my bed?” “Mommy I’m hungry” “Mommy...
  • Lead by Example

    by - Feb 23, 2017
    “Preach the Gospel at all times. If necessary, use words.” – St. Francis of Assisi   Setting An Example Recently my family went out to eat at one of our favorite restaurants, Chipotle. (Just a side...
  • Complicated Gifts

    by - Feb 21, 2017
    Blessings always come with responsibilities. The greater the blessing, the greater the responsibility. When I was a kid, if my pockets were full of a few quarters and a couple cubes of bubble gum, then I...
  • Homeschooling by Heart Part 5

    by - Feb 19, 2017
    I stomped my feet, raised my voice, and ran from the room. Frustration didn’t even begin to describe how I felt. Despair, doubt. Fear. It boiled over into an adult size temper tantrum with four little...
  • Why do kids turn into little monkeys jumping on the bed when it’s time to go to sleep? Podcast Special by Lisa Brown

    by - Feb 17, 2017
    Do You Need More Peace and Quiet in Your Evenings?  Today’s podcast will help you create a quiet and restful place.  Better Sleep for everyone!!! Why do kids have a hard time going to sleep when...
  • Being Saved From Kaa: Overcoming the Past

    by - Feb 16, 2017
    Movies and Lessons All my life I have loved movies. When I was young I fell asleep every night to a mix VHS tape (yep a tape) of “Peter Pan,” “The Little Mermaid,” and “Follow That...
  • Why Do Kids Do What They Do?

    by - Feb 16, 2017
    So God created man in his own image. Genesis 1: 27 So…why do kids act the way they do? It’s in their DNA. Think about it. We are all created in God’s image. There are 4 very...
  • Raising Teenagers

    by - Feb 13, 2017
      Do you feel like you’re in a long dark tunnel with no end in sight? I know that feeling because I experienced it too! The teenage years can be a challenge for both parents and...
  • Teaching Children About Prayer

    by - Feb 11, 2017
    Just recently a mom blogger asked me to help her answer the following question for her friend. “My 4 year old suddenly won’t participate in our family prayer time.  He just wanders off to play and...

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