Category Archives: Kid issues

7 Reasons Why Being a Stay-At-Home Mom is Easy

It really is. Being a stay-at-home mom has so many perks. You don’t have the pressures of pleasing an employer, just try to keep your kiddos happy. That’s easy, right? You get to nap when the kids are napping. What job allows that? But don’t forget that when the kids were babies, you had to… Read More »

Do Our Children Really Need Everything?

(From my sister Ruth Chang, the most amazing mom, sister, teacher, and friend I know.) “I can’t believe I’m this upset over spilled milk.” My head is fully aware that I’m overreacting, but the rage that overcomes me is uncontrollable. The look of fear in their eyes makes me realize I really seriously am overreacting.… Read More »

Is it Important to You or Important to Her?

One thing I love about my husband is that I can talk about his shortcomings and he doesn’t lose confidence. Sometimes I roast him like crazy in front of his friends and the only reason why he doesn’t like it is because he thinks it makes me look bad. So here goes another roast…sorry, honey,… Read More »

How I Want My Daughter to Learn About Sex

A few years ago, I attended a Christian women’s conference. One of the breakout sessions was titled, “Sex! Now that I Have Your Attention, Let’s Talk About Sex.” It got my attention so I went. Christian conversations about sex always interest me because it reveals so much about your background and how you were raised.… Read More »