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Failure to Launch or Soaring Solo – Pt. 5

Instilling Vision – Part Five One of the main purposes that I began this blog is to make it easier for parents that come behind me. So here are a few tools that you can easily cut and paste out … Continue reading

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Tuesday Toddler Tips:

I know that there are many moms who follow my blog whose children are toddlers. Much of what I write about does not yet apply to them, so I wanted to try to include useful tips that they could use … Continue reading

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Failure to Launch or Soaring Solo – Pt. 2

Instilling Vision – Part Two Another strategy for helping to instill vision into your son or daughter is to allow them to interview people who are already working in the possible career that your child thinks they are interested in. … Continue reading

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Alcohol

Monday, October 11, 2010 Alcohol had affected me very dramatically on several different occasions.  My earliest recollection was when I was the tender age of seven.  I saw the devastation of alcohol first hand in my wonderful, big brother Paul, who I adored and looked … Continue reading

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Questions to Increase Critical Thinking Skills and Discernment

Thursday, October 7, 2010 These are questions that I used to ask my kids when we would watch a movie.  It helps to increase their critical thinking skills. This is great for ages 8-12, since that is when they are … Continue reading

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Discernment vs. Deception

Wednesday, October 6, 2010 The very essence of deception is that you don’t know when you are in it.  Discernment is the ability to see through the sin. Meaning you are able to understand that this action is going to … Continue reading

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You Get What You Brag On

Tuesday, October 5, 2010 Lord, let my words be like silver boxes of encouragement.  Words of encouragement can really change someone’s attitude.  Your encouraging words can help others gain more confidence.  One sweet comment may not make a lot of … Continue reading

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