Tweens aren’t kids anymore and they aren’t teens either. They are stuck in the middle and puberty is hitting them hard. But raising a great tween doesn’t have to be hard.

3 Ways to Hook Your Kids on Devotions

2018-09-13T21:31:44+00:00

By guest blogger JP Robinson Last week, I told my kids that I’d have to cancel our devotions that evening because a family activity had run later than expected. Their response was typical: a resounding

3 Ways to Hook Your Kids on Devotions 2018-09-13T21:31:44+00:00

The Defiant

2018-09-13T21:36:43+00:00

Q: We have an 11-yr-old son who is disobedient and defiant. He simply won’t do what he is told. He is chronically late getting ready for school, often telling us he isn’t going (6th grade

The Defiant 2018-09-13T21:36:43+00:00

Sleep Isn’t Just for Babies

2018-07-17T16:03:48+00:00

With the school in full swing, the pressure to pack more into each day accelerates, which usually means sleep, especially for kids, can be sacrificed. “Bad sleep habits affect the whole chemistry of a child

Sleep Isn’t Just for Babies 2018-07-17T16:03:48+00:00

Mothers and Daughters

2018-07-17T16:03:48+00:00

As a daughter (and a mother of daughters), I have firsthand knowledge of the complicated relationship between moms and daughters. As one with two sisters (and a brother) more than a decade older than me—and

Mothers and Daughters 2018-07-17T16:03:48+00:00

Is Middle School Bad for Moms?

2018-07-17T16:03:49+00:00

NPR recently ran a story entitled, “Being Mom To A Middle Schooler Can Be The Toughest Gig Of All.” In it, the author quoted a study that found during the middle school years, moms experienced

Is Middle School Bad for Moms? 2018-07-17T16:03:49+00:00