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Defending Motherhood

Considering the consistent shouts for equality for women and the blatant attacks on motherhood, motherhood needs defending.joyful mothersbecoming a joyful adultmother daughter friendshiphow to balance work and... more

6 Steps for Making Siblings Friends, Not Foes

One night, after my parents left to go on a date, my brother and I started fighting.correcting siblingssibling rivalrysibling relationsfighting siblingsdisconnection from younger siblingssibling interactionRole... more

Respecting Parental Authority

Training a horse is much like training a child. Treat a horse as if it were your friend, they become overly confident and take control, leaving you at your wit's end as you try to regain control of them.Gemshor... more

Solutions for Today’s Teenage Sexual Problems

The other day I was attending a very heated legislative committee meeting in Utah where changes to the way state school teachers teach about sexual health were proposed.change of heartparentingteenagersComprehe... more

Teaching Your Child to Listen to You, Every Time

Recently a woman who was asking for my advice said, “My 10-year-old son, Benjamin, will not do what I say. I know he hears me but he just ignores me when I talk toconnectionlooking them in the eyes4 Basic Ski... more