Category Archives: Parenting

Ten Keys to a Strong Family

Our world today is complicated. Daily we are reminded that life is fragile, and downright unpredictable. We feel incredible stress and anxiety, uncertain of what the future holds for ourselves and those we love. Many of us hunger to know … Continue reading

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It’s Playtime — School’s Out!

Summer brings the end of the school year and more time to play with friends, hopefully. Recently on vacation and playing with my granddaughters reminded me of so many things I enjoyed as a young child. One song comes to … Continue reading

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Tips on Navigating Work and Family

When I think of balancing work and family, the 2005 film “March of the Penguins,” as told by Morgan Freeman, comes to mind. This movie is a dynamic and poignant tale of devoted parent penguins, who in the face of … Continue reading

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