How To Be A Better Friend To Your Spouse

How To Be A Better Friend To Your Spouse

The couple in the picture above looks so happy, don’t they? Life is good. All is bliss. We walk with our spouse through fields of wheat holding hands to show how much we love each other. Oh that life was really this easy and peaceful! If you’ve been married for more than a week, you… Continue reading

3 Ways Parents Help Their Child Succeed TODAY!

3 Ways Parents Help Their Child Succeed TODAY!

As parents, one of our overriding desires is to see our children be successful. Maybe it’s for a small child to be successful in learning new behaviors. Or it might be that we want them to be successful in school. Maybe it’s in a sport they play, or growing in their faith. Or perhaps it’s… Continue reading

What Your Child Wants Most For Christmas

What Your Child Wants Most For Christmas

What is it that children want? Toys? Video games or equipment? New phones, iPods or tablets? Nope. In this powerful video produced by Ikea, it tells you exactly what they want. It’s less than 3 minutes long so, parents (especially with younger children), please watch it and take it to heart. Continue reading

Ten Habits That Anyone Can Master To Do Good Work

Ten Habits That Anyone Can Master To Do Good Work

It doesn’t seem that long ago that my oldest son, Taylor, was officially looking for his first real “job”. He was 17, had big aspirations and is an amazing young man (yes, I know, I’m supposed to think that – but he really is!). My other son, Garret (who’s also amazing 🙂 ) followed close… Continue reading

8 Ways To Be A Fantastic Mom

8 Ways To Be A Fantastic Mom

I have to admit, I have a lot of experience in this area. No, I’m not a fantastic Mom, but I have a fantastic Mom! And I’m married to one, also. So I have to say…I know what I’m talking about here.  Of course, I have an awesome Dad, too, which is how I was… Continue reading

9 Ways To Be An Awesome Dad

9 Ways To Be An Awesome Dad

. I’ve written about things I thank my Dad for, and I’ve written about words I want my sons to understand as they become men. I have an awesome Dad. And I want to be an awesome Dad. But what, exactly, makes a Dad awesome? I’m not sure there’s a definitive list or definition what makes a… Continue reading