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Raising children isn't like baking cookies - James MacDonald
Do not fall into Rebekah’s trap, where you hate your life and see no evidence of God’s goodness in it if He won’t do this, in them. Children should always hold a special place in a parent’s heart, but not in the place of God.
Your Defiant Child’s Behavior: 5 Things You Can—and Can’t—Control
In reality, once we let go of trying to control our child’s behavior and choices, we actually gain much more power.
Are You A Consistent Parent
I don’t think beating yourself up is the answer to anything. I think that shame and remorse only make the problem worse; they only make you angrier on the inside as a person.
We live in an "on demand" culture.
5 of the Hardest Things Parents Face: How to Handle the Most Challengi
“It’s helpful to allow your child to struggle. Change happens out of struggle and in moments of accepting responsibility for our actions.”
Three key priorities to making marriage worth it
observe - Reveal - Let go
Share your schedule improve your marriage
Current honesty can be practiced by revealing our planned schedules to our spouse before we do any activity away from them. Telling our spouse our daily plans helps us reiterate the schedule ourselves
Trapped in a screaming match with your child, 5 ways to get out now
“…Yelling turns you into your child’s emotional equal.”