A post recently making the rounds on Facebook lists questions you can ask your children to encourage conversation and get them to open up about their day. One of the questions is: What is one good thing that happened today?
It's a great question... (Read More)
It's a new day. Time for a fresh start.
You've probably seen this Brad Paisley quote: "Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365 page book. Write a good one."
It's good. But Paisley certainly isn't the only person who has given us food for... (Read More)
When you were a kid, was there that one house in the neighborhood that everyone was afraid to go near? You just knew that the homeowner was evil and possibly stored small children in their garage. In reality, they probably just did not want to... (Read More)
As a kid were you expected to take part in household chores every Saturday morning? Sure there were the cartoons and cereal, but after that was over, it was time to clean the house. As you got older, those chores had to be done before you left for... (Read More)
Cold and flu season is upon us, and as much as we all hope to avoid catching something, we inevitably do. Calling in sick to work when you work from home can be just as much of a hassle as convincing your boss you are actually sick. So here's how to... (Read More)
Have you ever been lucky enough to get the whole house clean, only for it to be destroyed in a matter of minutes by a cyclone (or cyclones) spinning through the house? The struggle is real!
It might be hard to believe as you take in the chaos... (Read More)
William Lamartine Thompson used his considerable talents to write several popular hymns throughout his life, but his story has a surprising entrepreneurial bent.
Thompson first had the idea to sell his songs to other publishers but was only... (Read More)
Rush, rush, rush is one certainty in our busy world. Another certainty seems to be stress, stress, stress. And the very rush that drives so many people's days is the same thing that causes the stress. That stress, in turn, can have some pretty... (Read More)
Don't you love it when your kids have a long break from school? It's fun to have them around more. But when the break is over and the kids are back in a regular routine, it can inspire a bit of celebration! Which of these things do you appreciate... (Read More)