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Raising Confident Kids

Before you read this blog, watch this precious one-minute video by Legos. Legos Commercial   When I first saw this commercial I thought, Is this what our culture has come to where parents need to be told their kids need time to play without their help! A parent’s need to […]

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Tough Love for Moms

Hey, ya’ll, I know I can be hard on you sometimes. I often tell you to put on your big girl panties and deal with whatever your kids are up to. I tell you to be the adult in the situation and keep moving forward. But I also feel your […]

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Key to Successful Parenting (and Grandparenting)

  Once upon a time there was a well-adjusted empty-nest mom. Every day she worked on her writing, visited with friends, and encouraged and supported her grown kids and husband as needed. One day one of her daughters had a baby. Because of that the well-adjusted empty-nest mom was drawn […]

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Is Your Life a Little Crazy Right Now?

Is your life a little crazy right now? I talked with one friend recently who said, “I don’t even know what normal is any more.” I know how she feels. Just when I think I have everything under control, something happens and I find myself feeling inadequate. This summer has […]

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