The air was sticky with moisture and it was noisy from the sound of parents and siblings talking in between heats. The next heat of swimmers was on the blocks ready to swim the 400-meter freestyle event.... more
I have a few poems that are my all time favorites. This is one of them. It reminds me that to have courage when I need it most I must already have it within me. I must nurture my courage each day as I ste... more
This call had some different questions, including stress and pregnancy, and trying not to coddle and pamper children. They were good questions to get you thinking about what to do in those same situations.
Hovering gives a message of not trusting. If he thinks that you don't trust him, he will think of himself as a dishonest person based upon your behaviors. Hovering is also a form of a power struggle. So,... more
We have just made a pretty good argument for Dad’s to parent differently and have different experiences with their children. However, having a different God given role doesn’t mean that Dad should feel se... more
I have had many questions lately asking if fathers should parent different and how to help father become part of mother's vision for the family. There are many different situations and personalities, so th... more