The Most Important Thing We Can Do for Our Daughter's Body Image
My Open Letter to Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman
“My legs need some color”.
My mouth dropped open when I heard my 8-year-old fair-skinned daughter say these words. Yes, that’s right. My 8-year-old daughter. Where had she heard that? Why did she think that? These questions, and others, ran through my mind as I quickly began blaming the world around me and its messages.
Our Favorite Resources for Teaching Children About God- Infant through Early Elementary
Dear Lori and Felicity,
I still remember the day the news broke of the college admissions scandal…
Sweet Mamas, When We've Blown it Again...
We live in a day and age during which there is a plethora of resources that can help us as we raise our children to know and love God. The access we have to so many resources can be both a blessing and a curse, though. A blessing in that there are numerous choices, a curse in that we have no idea which to choose!
The BEST Schooling Choice For Your Child
Sigh. We’ve heard the comments, or thought them ourselves…
I can’t believe I did it again. I can’t believe those words came out of my mouth. I’m a terrible mom. I’m ruining my child. I said I would never be this type of mom �
Two of the Most Important Parenting Ingredients
I’ve had the joy of putting my daughter in a variety of school settings since preschool. And like other parents I’ve wrestled with my own beliefs and thoughts about what is the “best” schooling placement for my child, and I’ve had many conversations with my husband and others regarding this topic.
Parenting is Hard. And no, the capital “H” is not a typo. I’m sure I don’t need to tell you that parenting stretches us beyond our limits, humbles us to our knees, and often empties us of any wisdom or knowledge we were so sure we came to parenting with.