How to Find True Rest – Even in Our Busy Lives

How to Find True Rest - Even in Our Busy Lives

True rest. Our bodies long for it. Our souls need it. And yet whether we’re senior executives or stay-at-home moms, we all know the feeling of bouncing around in our own lives like we’re pinballs in a pinball machine. I know I do. Ziinng! Time to hustle the kids out the door. Zoiinnng! I’m running … Read more

How To Stop Being a Snowplow Parent – Part 2

How To Stop Being a Snowplow Parent – Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part series for parents who are tempted to do too much for our kids. (Guilty!!) Part 1 covered the importance of recognizing our teens’ desire for freedom and letting them make mistakes. This Part 2 tackles “but what if____” sorts of questions and how to handle the mistakes! When … Read more

A Mother’s Day Message of Hope

A Mother’s Day Message of Hope

With Mother’s Day coming up, and with my own sweet mom navigating a recent health scare, I’m especially reminded this year that having the love and support of a mom is a big deal – no matter how old we are. When I was growing up, I watched how my mom dealt with difficulties and … Read more

A Personal Update – Gratitude Edition

A Personal Update – Gratitude Edition

Numerous occasions just lately, some of you have produced me cry – in a really very good way. I know I will need to pause my sample of equipping you with blogs for a person 7 days, and acknowledge how you also equip me! So, this 7 days, I want to thank you and share … Read more

Am I Stupid? 7 Signs to Find Out Quickly

am i stupid

Sharing is caring! Hey there, you! Have you at any time located your self contemplating late into the night time, asking that age-outdated dilemma: “Am I stupid?” Very well, dread not, simply because you are not on your own in questioning your smarts. In truth, it is a frequent query that normally creeps into our … Read more

Why Is It So Hard to Talk About Sex?

Why Is It So Hard to Talk About Sex?

Let us be straightforward: Discussions (or weblogs!) about sex can seem to be embarrassing or vulnerable. And but, for married couples, our investigation has discovered that talking about intercourse obviously issues. In simple fact, in the biggest nationally agent analyze at any time conducted with married partners about sex – which grew into a ebook … Read more

How to Handle Unmet Money Expectations (Part 2)

How to Handle Unmet Money Expectations (Part 2)

This is the 2nd section of a two-portion series on income and expectations. See Section 1 for important tips on how to talk in a essentially superior way about expectations and values about income. Money. Conflict. People two terms are paired a lot additional generally than most of us would like, proper? Properly, it does … Read more

How to Handle Unmet Money Expectations (Part 1)

How to Handle Unmet Money Expectations (Part 1)

This is a two-part collection on how to look at cash as a supply of connection as an alternative of conflict. In Portion 1, we’ll glance at how to honor every single other’s values and connect with curiosity. Amanda, a younger twenty-some thing girl I was talking to, was a saver. With her goal set … Read more