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101 Dead Mothers and Other Tales for Children

Bambi.  The Land Before Time.  Finding Nemo.  Frozen.  Tarzan.  The Lion King.  The Little Mermaid.   Kung Fu Panda.  Ice Age.  Beauty and the Beast.  Despicable Me.   3,449 more words

Preschoolers

Parents Would Be Shocked To Know This...

The other day my daughter heard a portion of “Shake It Off” (Taylor Swift) as I flipped radio stations in the car. We listened for a minute and I changed the station, letting her know that I wasn’t sure that it was a kid-friendly song and that I would need to check. 862 more words

Family

The Post I Hoped Never to Write

“For we cannot but speak of what we have seen and heard.” Acts 4:20

I have something to say about many things. But I think I know when to speak up and when to shut up. 673 more words

How to Deal with Tough Subjects in Writing

Whether you write fiction or non-fiction, whether you’re a journalist or a poet, if you’re a writer you’re bound to encounter a tough topic. Writers are often moved to depict situations that can test the limits of our empathy, our tact, and our writing abilities. 698 more words

Writing For Publication

He Grows Hope Slowly {The Heart of the Loving Vinegrower}

If you find me in the garden, you will find me in my sacred place.

In the garden I am reminded how hard the life of growing things can be. 629 more words

Hope

The Struggle with Weight

http://thoughtcatalog.com/samantha-matt/2014/03/10-struggles-of-being-not-fat-but-not-skinny-either/#UBI2UOg1Mv2iYA0O.01

I think its proper to preface this post by saying how awkward I feel about using the topic of weight as my first entry. I’m usually “not that girl”. 1,207 more words

Difficult Topics

Don't Be Anxious!

Learn how to teach your children/students how to avoid anxiety and embrace God’s peace using Philippians 4:6-8.

Spiritual Disciplines