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The Birds and Bees Have Real Names

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The Birds and Bees Have Real Names

We peered out the window overlooking the neighborhood, our noses smashed up against the glass. “She has never mentioned the period. And I’m starting to develop. I’ll need a bra soon.” Her voice dropped. “Am I supposed to ask her to take me bra shopping?” she whispered, uncertainty in her eyes. “I guess so…” I stammered.

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How Do You Do It?

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How Do You Do It?

When my husband and I got married nearly four and a half years ago, I never dreamed that I would also become a mommy to four little boys in less than three years. I always wanted a big family and loved babies, but never thought it would happen so quickly. Twins and a super surprise baby were not in the plans, but apparently, God knew that was what our little family needed.

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Confessions of an Inconsistent Mom

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Confessions of an Inconsistent Mom

You hear it every time you hear about child training: “You need to be consistent”. The reason you hear it so often is because it really is important! The Bible says, “The rod and reproof give wisdom: but a child left to himself bringeth his mother to shame. . . Correct thy son, and he shall give thee rest; yea, he shall give delight unto thy soul. (Pr. 29:15; 17)

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Combating Cabin Fever: 3 Indoor Activities for Young Children

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Combating Cabin Fever: 3 Indoor Activities for Young Children

After days spent outside in the warm summer sunshine, the cold days of winter make it a challenge to keep our little kiddos entertained indoors. These are the days when energy is overflowing and if your kids are anything like mine, that means that things can get crazy really fast! Here are a few ideas that I hope will help cure those winter blues!

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