Christmas Idea for Your 8-14 Year Old!

Ready to start Christmas shopping? Yeah, me neither. My kids–and I’m guessing yours, too–already have so much… with one exception. Can you ever have too many GREAT BOOKS? In past years, I’ve given you some book ideas for your kids, along...

Parenting Teens on Good Vs. Bad Movies

I’m thankful for the opportunity to be the “teen mom” on the Dove parenting blog. This post appeared there first. It’s an undeniable fact. Some movies are good. Others are, well, bad. I’m not talking about cinematography, plot, acting or directing....

When He and I see it Differently

Originally posted on TrueWoman.com.  My husband was nice enough to take our sixth grader shopping for running shoes recently. But the shoes they came home with were not shoes I would have bought. They looked great; they were bright and fun-looking. But they were also...

I’m a Hypocrite

“We’re such hypocrites,” my son told my husband quietly. He said ‘we’, but he was really talking about me. Earlier that evening, when the kids were swimming in the pool, I walked into the laundry room and said, “Grrrrr!!!! There is...

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