The Tendency Towards Intensity

There are times even the best parenting advice and guidance does not work. As parents,...

The Tendency Towards Intensity
Raising Resilient Children

I want to have a heart to heart with you about raising resilient children. These...

Raising Resilient Children
Enduring Hardship

This summer has been hard. For over 8 months Chris and I have been living...

Enduring Hardship
Returning to Joy

At my son’s final swim lesson of the season, the instructor led my 7-year old...

Returning to Joy
Facing Frightening Fears

Matthew has not learned to swim. Over the last several years my 7 year-old son...

Facing Frightening Fears
When Sparks Fly

This evening ended peacefully with Matthew and Andrew working alongside each other. Andrew enjoyed helping...

When Sparks Fly
The Big Bad Buzzing Bees

Last summer Matthew, my 7 year-old son, was stung two times. One time a bee...

The Big Bad Buzzing Bees
Jesus Met Me In My MRI

Continued from last week… When I arrived at the hospital I was immediately interviewed by...

Jesus Met Me In My MRI