Tag: parenting

Guest Post: “5th Step: Living a Life of Love”

“5th Step: Living a Life of Love”  By Carla Van Walsum “I have three young kids” said a friendly woman’s voice when she called me a while ago. “I want to be the best possible loving mother and I think I am doing quite well. Though, my own mother (Louise) has always been aloof and cold …

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Guest Post: “Self-Awareness: A Family Activity”

By Cindy Terebush People tend to be reactive.  Something happens.  We react.  The next thing happens.  We react.  We spend many days putting out fires without taking the time to consider why we react as we do and how we could be more effective; yet, we want our children to measure their reactions carefully.  A …

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