Toy Sword

toy swordMy girl has her pasta bows, so I had to think of a craft project to do with my boys. Can’t leave my little men feeling left out. read more

5 Great Father’s Day Quotes

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1. My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person; he believed in me. -Jim Valvano

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Pasta Hair Bows


There’s so much you can do with pasta! From cooking to crafting, pasta packs the power to keep little people busy . (I dare you to say that 3 times as fast as you can :) ) read more

Appreciating Sage Advice


One of the most crucial nuggets of parenting advice that I’ve been given came during a visit to my grandmother. I brought my first child, who had recently been released from the hospital, to meet his great-grandmother. He was only a little over three pounds at birth; so at the time of the visit, he was still very tiny. My grandmother looked at me and said read more

Should Children have Smartphones? : An Internal Debate

smartphones for kidsUntil a few weeks ago, I was the proud owner of an iPhone 4. My husband and children had been trying to convince me for some time that I was stuck in the dinosaur age of Apple® technology and needed an upgrade, but I’m a firm believer of read more

Take Care of Your Health


Oftentimes dedicated parents spend so much time taking care of their children that they inadvertently neglect themselves. When their children’s needs take center stage, many parents find it difficult to focus on read more

Memorial Day: A Prayer for Families of Fallen Soldiers

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Encourage Yourself in the Lord

Our inner voice is the most powerful voice. It has the power to propel us forward or pull us backward. And no matter how many other voices (family, friends, coworkers, etc.) surround us, it’s our own voice that read more

Happy Mother’s Day!

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For the pain you endured

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Let Your Light Shine for Other Parents

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On Sunday, a 19-year-old mother threw her 1-year-old son from a 52-foot Allenton, Pennsylvania bridge and then jumped off herself. read more