“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

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

Engaging All Eight “Smarts” Can Empower A Well Lived Life

Choosing to use several smarts at the same time is wise. As I tell people when I teach, although I separate them to explain them, they actually never work alone.

Develop A Communication Mission Statement For Your Family

Concerned parents. They’re everywhere. Are you among them? When talking with them, I’ve found myself saying, “Just keep the conversation alive.” When we listen and talk we can be influential.

Ideas for Responding to a Child’s “This is hhhaaarrrddd!” Complaint

[callout]Every Wednesday, I’ll post about multiple intelligences so we can better understand children and why they do what they do.[/callout] In Monday’s blog, you learned why using effort can cause today’s young

Stilling Those Voices

Every Monday, I’ll post about discovering genuine hope and authentic answers for living a healthy life. — Today’s blog is written by Nancy Matheis, a long-time friend and colleague here at