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What’s your Love Language?

You may be thinking, “Five Love Languages? Oh no, not another trendy relationship book!” But the idea of “five love languages” isn’t new. The original book by Dr Gary Chapman debuted in 1992 and has sold over...


A New Family: Learning to Love my In Laws

There is often truth to some to the things we joke about.  I have heard lots of jokes about in-laws and how awful they can be, but I never thought I would be the one...


The Power of Words

Written by Claire Colvin Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words . . . can wound forever. Pictures of me as a little kid are really cute –– curly blond hair, a quick...


Single Mom with Teenage Sons

I am a single mom with 3 boys. I am sensitive to the fact that I am the sole woman in a household of young men. I’m concerned about teaching them about sex, body...


When you Don’t Discipline the Same Way

Written by Sheila Wray Gregoire One of the most difficult parts of marriage is agreeing how to discipline.When one parent is more lenient, and one is more harsh, often parents fail to back each other...