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Video: Pressing Pause on Anger

Video: Pressing Pause on Anger

What happens when you tell your child to turn off the TV for dinnertime? That it’s time for chores? That you won’t buy that candy bar she’s begging you for? Angry outbursts are pretty common in everyday life – whether the venom is directed at...
Helping Kids Deal with Anger

Helping Kids Deal with Anger

Today’s post comes from my 6-year-old daughter Lucy.  Many of you know her from the big hair photo I’ve shown when she was a baby! She’s older now and her hair doesn’t stick up anymore, but she’s still got that sweet smile and...
Book Giveaway:  Triggers

Book Giveaway: Triggers

***Congratulations to the winner Amy C.!  This giveaway is closed.*** We all know what it’s like to get angry. But do we know how to respond in a healthy way?   In their new book, Triggers: Exchanging Parents’ Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses,...
What “Triggers” Your Anger?

What “Triggers” Your Anger?

What triggers your anger? A sassy child?   When your hubby sits on the couch while you work in the kitchen?    Telling your child for the tenth time to put the tablet away?   I tend to get angry when timelines get tight.  Fridays can be a bear.  After school, we run a...