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Video: Raising Givers, Not Takers

Does it ever feel like you are the one doing the giving, and everyone else in the family is doing the taking? Here are three tips from my bo 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Mom to teach your kids the joy of giving: (1) Teach them empathy for others […]


Book Giveaway: 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Mom

***This giveaway is closed.  Congratulations Jenny K!*** Welcome Proverbs 31 friends!  So glad you could stop by today. You may feel like “Barely Getting By Mom” or “Wimpy Mom” or “Defeated Mom” on same days, but God sees you as a MIGHTY WARRIOR MOM! Your role as mother is very […]


A Word for Single Moms

Here are some sobering statistics on the family in America: According to U.S. Census Bureau, out of about 12 million single parent families in 2015, than 80% were headed by single mothers. Today 1 in 4 children under the age of 18 — a total of about 17.4 million — […]


Proverbs 31 Giveaway: 31 Days to Becoming a Happy Mom

****This giveaway is now closed.  Congratulations April!**** Welcome friends from Proverbs 31. So glad you could stop by for a little encouragement especially for moms! This amazing hair photo is my daughter Lucy when she was one.  As you can see, she was having a particulary awesome hair day! […]


Summer Reading List

Summer is a wonderful time to experience a change from your normal pace – even if it just means a weekend vacation away from work. What’s in your bag to read this summer?  Here’s a great summer reading list from iBelieve.com.  They included my bo 31 Days to Becoming a […]


Podcast: Kendra Smiley on Becoming a Happy Mom

Download the podcast on iTunes or listen here: Super fun author, speaker, radio and TV host Kendra Smiley joins me for an inspiring program.  You’ll learn how to: Engage your strong willed child Re-establish family priorities Ask a key parenting question Learn how Kendra responded to her strong willed son who didn’t want to […]


Focus on the Family: Finding Joy in Motherhood

What an honor to be a guest on Focus on the Family radio today.  If you missed it during your drive time, you can listen here on. Focus president Jim Daly and co-host John Fuller and I always have a good time in studio.  They are both hilarious, kind, radio […]