Bless To Bless: Back To School Opportunity

“Back to School” ads are beginning to appear here and there. Friends on Facebook are posting about sales they’re finding. It’s hard to believe it’s already the end of July.

Healthy Motivation Produces Empowering Priorities

Last Monday, I encouraged readers to consider what they value for them and their children. I provided a list of words for you to consider. I certainly don’t want you

“Lift Your Face Toward The Sun” – A Nature Smart Testimony

[guestpost]On p. 155 in my book How Am I Smart? I write about adults with nature-smart strengths who are able to connect well with God while surrounded by trees. When

Blessing School Children at End of Year the Smart Way

Many important things occur at the end of the school year. Papers are written, content is studied, finals are taken, grades are figured, and report cards are distributed. Desks and

Special Blog Post: Processing Storm Damage And Loss Of Life With Children

As you most likely know, tornadoes caused major destruction in Arkansas on Sunday and in Mississippi and Alabama last night. You may be wondering how to talk with children about

Parents Have Important Power To Awaken Intelligence

While my dad used graph paper, T-squares, unique rulers, and other drafting materials on the table in our family room, I made designs by coloring in squares on my own