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We Are Not Alone

A prequel notice: The next couple of posts I make to this, my public Martha Phelps Studio Blog site and Facebook page – are going to be personal-life shares from two of my grown kids. 602 more words

Siftings And Essays Of The Heart

4 Reasons Why I Tell my Kids the Truth

This week started a little too quickly for me and I haven’t even taken the time to actually just breathe and enjoy a quiet moment alone. 1,087 more words

A Moms Opinion


I consider my culture to be one of the most judgmental in the world.  Coming to America at the age of 16 blew my mind – I realized, people didn’t tell you in your face how your shoes are uncool, you shouldn’t wear white socks or that you look chubby.   460 more words


Advice Safe

Is lying to your children OK?

I overheard a mother telling her young child, who was having a tantrum, that she was going to leave the store and that the manager would put her in a room on her own.  1,174 more words

Advice Safe

Telling the Truth

My problem with telling lies was that one lie was never enough to stay out of trouble and my parents had an uncanny way of figuring out the truth! 123 more words

being honest

Why is it so hard to tell the truth sometimes?

This is something we all have struggled with in our lives and I think will continue to struggle with. 1,338 more words


Comin' Up From Behind - Sherry Fraser/Two Ton Boa

I’ve been singing this in my head all week! My favorite line: “She’s got the truth and her tongue for a slingshot.” All put together in a rollicking score by our daughter, Sherry Fraser of Two Ton Boa. 427 more words

Spiritual Formation