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Be Your Kids' Parent

We believe that there is no one “perfect” way to be a parent. The standard on this site is to make a goal every day to try to be intentional with your parenting. 760 more words

Mother's Day Postscript: Four Tweaks to help you Enjoy Your Teenage Daughter

Close your eyes and picture that sweet, little bundle of a girl you had twelve, thirteen, fifteen years ago—that tiny little thing you used to hold, oh, so close and hug and kiss a million times a day and she—not only let you—she soaked it up. 1,854 more words

Cultural Context

Why Oh Why Am I Always Running Late?!

Am I the only one who just can’t seem to figure out how much extra time to give myself to get somewhere with kids?  I really hope it’s not just me.   1,133 more words

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Smothering Mumday

Have you gone a-mothering today? Chances are you haven’t. And never will. Unless of course, you are a Catholic or Protestant Christian, who has returned to the church in which you were baptised, for a commemorative Laetare Sunday service? 442 more words

Home And Family


We put up the tree tonight. And danced, together for the first time ever!! I was holding Jess and she said “down.” Then took both my hands and started to swing her hips. 107 more words

General Parenting

Screen Free Play Ideas for Children of All Ages

Bored children?  Need some ideas for getting children away from screens?  Here are some tips for all ages:

General Parenting