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Remembering Without Regrets

Do you remember when your children were preschoolers? For some of you, that’s the future. For others, that stage is way in the past! My youngest Lucy is almost 8.  I remember bringing her to MOPS groups when she was little.  She would assist me at my bo table.  I’m […]

 

4 Tips to Tame Your Phone Use

Need to feel calm, cool, and connected? Would your kids say, “My mom (or my dad) is on the phone too much”? Here are 4 tips to taming your phone use from a news segment I did this week on San Diego 8 on the CW. You’ll find that […]

 

A Time to Text, A Time to Talk

There is a time to text, and there is a time to talk. Texting is great for “Meet you in 5.”  It’s not so great for “I have a problem with what you said to be me yesterday…” Solomon wrote the famous words in the Bo of Ecclesiastes, “There is […]

 

Book Launch Day!

Yippee!  YAY!  Confetti! Yahoo! It’s bo launch day! Today is the day you can pick up my new bo, Calm, Cool, and Connected: 5 Digital Habits for a More Balanced Life.   Most of us struggle with checking our phones too often, and connecting with our d ones too little. […]

 

It’s Hard to Feel Your Love When You’re Holding the Phone

Have you ever tried to get your spouse’s or child’s attention, only to find yourself competing with a phone? It’s hard to feel d when others are staring at their phones. Sure, you can send a text to d one and connect that way.  But it’s much common – […]

 

CD Giveaway: Freedom by Michael W. Smith

***This giveaway is now closed.  Congrats Debbie!*** I grew up listening to Michael W. Smith. It did my soul well to hear him in concert this past weekend at Shadow Mountain Community Church in San Diego. He played one instrumental song that was so beautiful which inspired this giveaway! In […]

 

Podcast: Fear Fighting with Kelly Balarie

Download the podcast on iTunes or listen here: Are you ready to stand up against fear in your life? This month’s Happy Home Podcast guest Kelly Balarie knows what it’s like to be under the thumb of fear.  Her faith was built as she battled through an eating disorder, depression, serious […]