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As parents, the majority of our days are consumed with going to work, staying home with the kids (just trying to keep them alive), breaking up disputes, cleaning, entertaining, and the like. It can get a bit mundane, to say the least. Sometimes, though, life throws you a curveball and you wish for the days [...]
Do you remember the girl in high school who seemed to have it all? Great grades, trophies in multiple sports, good looks, and musical talent on top of it all. Plus, she was nice, so it made it hard to hate her. I’ve always wondered how some people can be abundantly gifted while others struggle [...]
I vividly remember tucking my oldest son in the night before kindergarten eight years ago. Immediately, one thought flooded my mind as I left his room: Have I taught him everything he needs to know? I want to be sure you don’t misunderstand that question. I knew he could count to 20, had already started [...]