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A winner and a strategy for talking with teens about purity

Thank you to everyone who shared how they take care of themselves on last Thursday’s post. If you need ideas on how to take care of yourself while you’re caring for your family, you can read all the great ideas … Continue reading

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Six Words No Parent Should Ever Say

Did you know there are six words no parent should ever say? These six words—when put together—can almost always make a liar out of you. Want to know what these words are? My-child-would-never-do-that. These words will always come back to … Continue reading

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Parent Strategy: Contracts for Teens

When my kids were little we used chore charts with stars to motivate and hold our kids accountable to carry out their home responsibilities. As they’ve grown older, we found the need for a new strategy.  And with our two … Continue reading

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