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When one child says 'Yes' and the other says 'No'!

Several years back hubby and I lovingly nicknamed our young boys ‘Pig Will’ and ‘Pig Won’t’ (thank you, Richard Scarry).  It seemed if one child was game to do something, the other was definitely against it, ughh!   511 more words


Screen Time... Sometimes It's Needed

Picture the scene. You’ve been up several times feeding the baby that night. She enjoys her final feed (phew) at around 4:30. You drift back off to sleep, hoping to get a few extra Zzzzz, while also being mildly relieved that the night is almost over. 1,196 more words


Ella strikes again!!

Regular feature #1

Ella is my third and most spirited child. She learns quicker than my other two children and also losses her temper alot quicker than my other children! 204 more words


Finding Unity in the Trials

And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, by whom you were sealed for the day of redemption. Let all bitterness, wrath, anger, clamor, and evil speaking be put away from you, with all malice.

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Spiritual Growth

Parenting a Spirited Child

In my attempt to bring more joy to my life I decided to look at the areas of my life where I find myself struggling. I spend my days at home with 3 children under the age of 5. 190 more words


Parenting the Spirited Child

The word ‘spirited’ is often used as an alternative for ‘stubborn,’ ‘strong-willed,’ ‘high-energy’ or even ‘difficult’ when describing a child. While these may seem like typically negative characteristics, if managed correctly by parents, they can be positive, endearing and appealing traits for a child to possess.  1,382 more words