Nurturing the Heart of a Child.
Category: Parenting
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I was listening to a talk show host interview a mom about her new book on parenting. This mom has three grown children, one of whom was recently killed in Afghanistan serving as a Navy Seal. She attributed the success of her children to the fact that she raised them to be “strong and independent.” […]

School is out!!!  I am enjoying seeing kids riding their bikes around the neighborhood—a site that is becoming increasingly rare.    I remember when my own kids were in school and summer rolled around.  It was always interesting to hear the different reactions to this annual reprieve from the routine of school, homework, report cards and […]


2016 was an interesting year to say the least.  Never before do I remember experiencing such a gamut of emotion as I read the headlines and watched the media.  The political scene brought a mixture of amusement and disgust.  At times it was like watching children in a schoolyard brawl.  I was horrified by the […]