Easing First-Day Anxiety

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Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up. Proverbs 12:25 Mikey entered kindergarten kicking and screaming. ┬áHis mother didn’t know what more to do except drag his stiff, reluctant, five-year-old body behind her like he was … Continue reading

Be-attitudes for Building Healthy Friendships

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“Jonathan said to David, ‘Go in peace. We have promised by the Lord that we will be friends…’” 1 Samuel 20:42a (ICB) Helping our children build healthy friendships amidst the growing presence of social media can be challenging, especially children … Continue reading

6 things Alice Through the Looking Glass teaches us (about life and family)

I break the rules in movie theaters quite often. Like, I tuck my own healthy snacks inside my purse in order to avoid my weight gain inducing, popcorn, cheesy tortilla and soft drink cravings. But mostly, you’ll find that I’ll … Continue reading