Family

Promote Peace in Your Life: How to Cut Out the Noise

Promote Peace in Your Life: How to Cut Out the Noise

Written by Jeremy Bangs Orderliness seems so simple. Of the character strengths discussed at Families of Character, it’s the least philosophical. ...
MOM INTERVIEWS HER KIDS ABOUT COURAGE

MOM INTERVIEWS HER KIDS ABOUT COURAGE

Written by Sarah Newman It’s always interesting to hear how kids think, what they think, and how they interpret different concepts and ideas. I de...
HOW I ENCOURAGE MY KIDS TO WORK THROUGH THEIR HARD STUFF

HOW I ENCOURAGE MY KIDS TO WORK THROUGH THEIR HARD STUFF

As a family of 6, we are often going in different directions and it’s a challenge to be on the same page.  So, a few months ago we implemented t...
THAT ONE TIME I LOST MY COOL AT MY DAUGHTER'S BASKETBALL GAME

THAT ONE TIME I LOST MY COOL AT MY DAUGHTER'S BASKETBALL GAME

I’ll never forget (and neither will my family!) this one time at a basketball game for my oldest daughter. We were all sitting there anxiously a...
WHY IT'S IMPORTANT FOR US PARENTS TO MONITOR SCREEN TIME

WHY IT'S IMPORTANT FOR US PARENTS TO MONITOR SCREEN TIME

Written by Sarah Newman Have you ever made fudge or any type of candy?  There comes a point in the baking process where you have to temper it. Tem...
HOW THE GREAT PHILOSOPHERS RELATE TO MY MODERN FAMILY LIFE

HOW THE GREAT PHILOSOPHERS RELATE TO MY MODERN FAMILY LIFE

Written by Jennifer Kelly Being a warehouse store shopper, I often buy in bulk: toilet paper, laundry detergent, diapers and Cheerios are some of ...