How To Find Defiant Joy and Make Life Fun

“Chewbacca Mom” Candace Payne, whose 2016 viral video reached nearly 200 million people, joins host, Carlos Whittaker, to talk about defiant joy and how parents can find happiness at all times in today’s episode of the Parent Cue Live podcast. YOUR CUE Connect and engage with your children.You set the joyful tone for your kidsContinue reading “How To Find Defiant Joy and Make Life Fun”

Pens, Pencils, and Prayer, Oh My!

Air One posted this article today that I really enjoyed and wanted to share it with you. Written By: Pastor Todd “Don’t worry about anything; instead, pray about everything. Tell God what you need, and thank him for all he has done. Then you will experience God’s peace, which exceeds anything we can understand. HisContinue reading “Pens, Pencils, and Prayer, Oh My!”

Help Your Kids Discover What They’re Good At

Here a short description of the new post from Focus on the Family I will never forget a young man I saw in therapy a few years back. His family history was a nightmare. His parents were alcoholics who’d never really showed much love or interest in him. In their eyes, the boy was aContinue reading “Help Your Kids Discover What They’re Good At”

Speak Blessings Over Your Children Each Night

LET GOD’S BLESSINGS SERVE AS A REMINDER OF HIS LOVE FOR YOUR CHILDREN. I’ve started a new bedtime tradition in our house – wrapping them in a scriptural blessing each night. Praying blessings over your children nurtures security, confidence, and hope for the future in their hearts and minds. It teaches them the value ofContinue reading “Speak Blessings Over Your Children Each Night”

When Children Misbehave – Focus on the Family

This was an article I enjoyed from Focus on the Family: “How many times have I told you to … ? “Are you taken by surprise when your children do the same negative behaviors or have the same attitudes every day? And are you shocked when the same old responses tumble from your lips? It’sContinue reading “When Children Misbehave – Focus on the Family”

Understanding Your Triggers for More Peaceful Parenting

I really enjoyed this from From Focus on the Family, so I thought I’d share with everyone. Description from the website Different triggers spark our anger and make us respond to our children in ways we don’t like. Amber Lia and Wendy Speake explore a few of these triggers – external in Part 1, suchContinue reading “Understanding Your Triggers for More Peaceful Parenting”

Benefits of Family Traditions + NCircle Giveaway – Ends 10/1

Every Friday night in Autumn and Winter is “movie night” at our house.  Watching movies as a family has become one of our weekly traditions. Here are some benefits of having family traditions: They act as a foundation for families. They give families a sense of identity.  They are a source of strength and stability asContinue reading “Benefits of Family Traditions + NCircle Giveaway – Ends 10/1”