Tricia Goyer is someone I'm not only privileged to call a friend but also a great mentor and role model to me. She takes her calling both as a mom and professional very seriously. Like myself she juggles a lot. Yesterday was a tough day for me and while I didn't want to grumble, I did want to be ... Read More about 3 Tips to Sharing your Needs in a Positive (No Grumbly) Way
I so admire the effort and work of a single parent who even after their world falls apart does hard healing work and models a healthy approach to change and forgiveness for their children. I met Jeanette at the West Coast Christian Writers Conference and knew I wanted her to share with my readers a ... Read More about 5 Things to Tell Someone Whose Life Has Just Unraveled
In North Texas, we are experiencing severe weather. If you have kids who struggle with anxiety, below are some practical tips to help them stay calm during severe weather. 1) Headphones can block out the sound and their favorite show or music can provide timely distraction. You can also use ... Read More about Quick Tips for Storm Scared Kids
My daughter today sent me a request to download the Wishbone app today and I hesitated. She has to get my approval before adding anything to her phone. While I try not to decline too often, I knew this was one I needed to research. After some quick research, my answer at this time is no. Here are ... Read More about Have you heard of the Wishbone App?
As a professional counselor, I know the value of play and play therapy in our offices. It not only is entertaining but it also releases emotion that can get stuck in our bodies. When I first had my kids, I planned fun for everyone but me. I wanted them to have great memories and fun outings. As a ... Read More about Let’s Have Some Fun!