Practical Tips For Building A Blended Family

Merging families is tough work. My husband recently found himself the stepfather of two boys, and the parenting learning curve was steep for him. The US census reports that around 1300 new stepfamilies are forming each day. If you find yourself in a blended family situation maybe some of these tips can help you out. 1. People don't blend: I personally am not a fan of the name "blended family", as it implies you can throw a ...
April 30th, 2017 / / 0 comments

Is Forgiveness Really Important?

  To forgive is to set a prisoner free and discover that the prisoner  was you - Louis B Smedes"     If you have ever been hurt before you may have at one point or the other asked the question " I really have to forgive?" You may even be asking the question right now. I decided to start this post with the quote by Louis Smedes because it fully captures what unforgiveness does to the human ...
August 2nd, 2015 / Julia / 7 comments

You Are Priceless

While some people may have so much planned for today, some will simply wish we can skip the day altogether.  Valentines day may be a day that brings unpleasant memories and a sense of loneliness for some people. Irrespective of the category you fall into, I hope you find this post encouraging. 1. Know you are special: Always think of yourself priceless never allow anything change your sense of worthiness. Whether someone affirms you or not, ...
February 14th, 2015 / Julia / 0 comments

What is love?

Love is a word that shows up regularly in our vocabulary and is often misinterpreted.  I have read several books and articles on the subject but I have not found any book that describes love better than described in the quote below. Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous, it does not brag, and it is not proud. 5 Love is not rude, it is not selfish, and it cannot be made angry easily. Love ...
February 7th, 2015 / Julia / 0 comments

Connect with us

  • WordPress

RSS Feed