Tag Archives: Family

FEATHERS FROM HEAVEN

This was first published in 2015, but with the current Coronavirus scare the truth in this post is very much needed today.  Don’t Panic…. These are scary times. It’s as if the headlines are authored by Old Testament prophets such as Daniel, Isaiah, Ezekiel or Joel. Plagues and disease once only heard of in faraway lands … Continue reading FEATHERS FROM HEAVEN

Love Your Child in the Language He Understands

Parents want to know the secret to loving their children effectively. How can a parent love a child in the language they understand? Love Language Every child has a special way of perceiving love, according to Dr. Gary Chapman, co-author of  The 5 Love Languages of Children. Children (and all people) speak and understand emotional … Continue reading Love Your Child in the Language He Understands

How to Have a Stress-Free Start to the School Year

How can it be back to school time already? Dennis and I have had a fun summer with vacations, family excursions and making memories with our grandchildren. Back when we were in school, summer vacation was from June to September. Now days, the break is generally only an 8-week reprieve. I thought these three solutions … Continue reading How to Have a Stress-Free Start to the School Year

TIS THE SEASON TO FIND YOUR “NEW NORMAL”

Life-changing events upset our view of “normal.”  The holidays wreak havoc on what we once  thought was “normal.” At various stages in our lives, for a variety of reasons, our lives take a huge shift, and we must find a new normal. Our normal changed December 10, 1985.  The day our youngest son, Ryan, age … Continue reading TIS THE SEASON TO FIND YOUR “NEW NORMAL”