A Happy Home:  What it REALLY Takes

A Happy Home: What it REALLY Takes

When I started to think about writing a 31-day series on household happiness ( 31 Days to Household Happiness), I had to brainstorm what my idea of a happy home was.  I came up with a list of things that I believe contribute to a happy and peaceful home. The series...
9 Best Parenting Books You Don’t Want to Miss!

9 Best Parenting Books You Don’t Want to Miss!

Parenting is often a juggling act.  You question if you’re doing the right thing, at the right time, while maintaining a good connection and relationship with your child.  One thing that I have learned is that I benefit from reading about parenting for...
99 Activities to Do With Kids

99 Activities to Do With Kids

Kids are constantly on the go.  Their energy is boundless and their zest for life is contagious.  One of the best things about having kids is that they can bring out the child in us. However, it’s easy for parents to get bored with the same old activities....
Raising Whole Kids in a Broken World

Raising Whole Kids in a Broken World

It’s past 9 p.m. as I watch my kids sleeping soundly.  It’s been a long day, but the silence and peacefulness in this moment doesn’t tell that story.  I realize that my kids are my greatest blessing.  Even the crazy days can’t blur that fact...