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Valentine's clothes and the re-introduction of feminism

I failed.  If you read my previous post, “A son and a Valentine’s Day Party,” I was supposed to be spending the next few days releasing the internal need I have to locate and purchase my son love-themed pajamas for his daycare party.  1,041 more words

Valentines Day

Helping parents in raising their sons to become future men of honor and praise

Waking up early one morning, after having said my morning prayer, I opened my laptop to see if I can scribble something on a blank, white Microsoft Word document sheet, and for what will come out of it. 792 more words

Parenting Rules And Advice

Hope

“For what it’s worth: it’s never too late or, in my case, too early to be whoever you want to be. There’s no time limit, stop whenever you want.
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The rotten truth...about raising a boy 💙

If little boys will announce their gross bodily functions OUT LOUD….be sure to not be sensitive to embarrassment…..because they will surely announce yours, PUBLICLY. They have no shame so they expect you to not have any either.

Raising Sons

Raising sons,
I have no clue. I’ve never done it. I had daughters.
But now I have grandsons. And I’m realizing that as important as I felt it was to raise daughters who understood their relationship to God and to others, I think it’s even more important for these boys to understand their relationship to God and to women. 429 more words

Simplicity

Mourning and Celebrating: Life in Transition

Today I’m mourning and celebrating. My daughter got her driver’s license. Although it is an exciting time for her, I find myself experiencing mixed emotions. 446 more words

Encouragement

What are the character traits of effective Christian adults?

Parenting is not an exact science, to be sure. When our children are young and we are in the trenches, doing the day-to-day work of it, we don’t often step back to think about the character outcomes that we want to achieve in our kids. 769 more words

Faith