family relationships

Setting Boundaries for Kids with Cell Phones

It’s an amazing world we live in…we can walk around with all kinds of information right in our hands!  Cell phones can be wonderful tools!  (I really like mine!) Technology is a bit of a double edged sword to me.  There is some scary stuff that comes up when handing your child a cell phone…and […] Read more…

Where is the Parenting Manual?

Have you ever felt a little lost in your mothering?  Like you know you can do better but you don’t know where to begin? It seems like my kids are always growing into a new stage-I guess with 6 of them that is to be expected.  There is always something new to figure out…since of […] Read more…

Get Them to Bed…and Talk!

Bedtime is one of those prime parenting times when we can make a big impact on our children’s lives…we can connect with our kids without all the distractions of the day surrounding us. I try (and I do mean try…it is not unusual for me to put my little guys to bed and then fall […] Read more…

Be Awesome…and Let Your Kids Know It!

Do your kids think you are “just a mom?”  That you are around to answer their every need?  Maybe it’s time they got to know you as a person! We all have a story to tell…Bucket of Awesome helps us each tell our own story.  There are some amazing prompts to help you ponder your […] Read more…

Better Communication…With Notebooks

I believe most intentional moms want their children to grow up to be happy, responsible people!  Moms also want to have good communication with their children…as they grow into school age, during the teen-age years, and as they leave home and become adults. I believe that one way to make that happen is to communicate […] Read more…

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