S-E-X & 7 year olds: The real-life story

Who really knows where the motivation came from for Tre to revisit his inquiry about sex. Wherever it came from, I want him to remember he can ALWAYS talk to his Dad and I about anything. I want us to be the first people he comes to with questions no matter how sensitive they are.

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“Toughen up buttercup!”

Moms let’s do better and focus on what’s really important- raising healthy, secure, confident children who are ready to go out and make positive contributions to the world. Leave the number of children your fellow Mom has alone. The end.

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Ice Cream & Anxiety- Part 2

This was not the place I expected to be in my motherhood journey when I envisioned summer 2019. Yes, it threw me for a loop. Yes, it concerned me…it even made me cry a little.

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Ice Cream & Anxiety

I know some people are going to take issue with me naming Tre’s feelings as anxiety. That’s what it was folks…let’s call it by name so we can deal with it, move through it and help him as he experiences it.

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Making faith real for kids- Our true story

While Tre and I were deep in sleep, someone was doing something crazy right beyond our heads. Someone made a decision that could have severely injured many people and damaged a lot of expensive property. But God allowed us (me, Tre, the hubs and our neighbors) to be protected.

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