I recently read Cheryl Strayed's memoir 'Wild' about her experience of self-discovery while hiking the Pacific Crest Trail.  There were aspects of this book that...

Here is the third, and final installment about the love languages of children.  When my youngest was a toddler, he was extremely physically affectionate.  He...

At first, with Halloween fast approaching, I thought giving some safety guidelines would be helpful.  The more I thought about it, guidelines aren't really needed....

Last week I asked you to consider the possibility that the people in your life express and receive love in a preferred way.  Of course,...

When my oldest son started kindergarten, I was all about the homework.  Since I am a stay-at-home parent, I became completely involved in his homework...

Over the years, I have relied on parenting books to help guide me through the uncertainty of raising a family.  It is my intention to...

In my previous post I extolled the advantages and pitfalls of using a slow cooker.  Cooking, as in life, is all about perseverance.  In my...

As the season starts to shift to cooler temperatures and the leaves become tinged with color, we start thinking about the hot comfort foods that...