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Have you ever set yourself up?

  Have you ever set yourself up for a power struggle, fight, tantrum, or explosion with your child or teen? We all do it. I did it. But with a little planning we can ward off all types of disasters. Did you ever take your child to the grocery store when they were... read more

Have you lost it recently?

“Bless a thing and it will bless you. Curse it and it will curse you…If you bless a situation, it has power to hurt you, and even if it is troublesome for a time, it will gradually fade out, if you sincerely bless it.” -Emmet Fox You might be angry... read more

Got an Angry Kid?

  Angry kids. We’ve all witnessed the meltdown. Whether it is with a two year old not being able to express themselves or the 15 year old not getting their way; being in the middle of an angry kid is no picnic. What’s a parent to do? How do we help... read more