Why a Dead Flower Pod Might be Better For Our Kids than an iPad….

So his little four year old legs are pedaling fast, and his yellow helmet leads the way. I’m almost running with the stroller, trying to keep up. When suddenly, my grandson stops pedaling and jumps down from his bike. He’s seen something … Continue reading

Five Ways to Share Love Letters With Your Child

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It’s the perfect time to write a letter to your child, to tell them how much you love them. But why limit it to one day a year? Here’s five ways to bless … Continue reading

Book Review: Raising A Young Modern-Day Princess by Doreen Hanna & Karen Whiting

■Raising A Young Modern-Day Princess ■Authors: Doreen Hanna & Karen Whiting ■Pages: 228 ■Publisher: Focus on the Family ■ISBN-10: 1589978668 ■ISBN-13: 978-1589978669 ■SRP: $14.99 ■Reviewed By: Cheryl Malandrinos Rating: A book that is both empowering and inspiring, Raising A Young Modern-Day … Continue reading

Something Better

My mother became a widow when she was 84 years old. During the first year her grief was so deep that we almost lost her. With the help of doctors and counselors, she began living again. She was mentally alert … Continue reading

Seventy-two Hours

My daughter-in-law had a chance to attend a weekend family event so I told her to go and I would watch the kids. My granddaughter is four and my twin grandsons are 20 months. I was excited about spending three … Continue reading