Bad News, Good News

This week I (Jen) am excited to share a story with you from a friend...

Bad News, Good News
The Tendency Towards Intensity

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

The Tendency Towards Intensity
Black Belt Time

In a week when our country is again shocked by the evil in this world...

Black Belt Time
Raising Resilient Children

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

Raising Resilient Children
Returning to Joy

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

Returning to Joy
When Things Turn Ugly

One evening after the boys were in bed I walked into the kitchen to hear...

When Things Turn Ugly
My Return To Joy Story

I recently received a request to write an example story demonstrating what it looks and...

My Return To Joy Story