All posts tagged: Families


  My ultimate parenting goal is to make the next generation better than the last. I will do this by raising a healthy, productive, confident, genuinely happy individual who is independent and will one day use his talents to serve others and love those around him. Two signals via my son’s quotes this weekend that I may be on my […]

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Balanced Work

Yesterday, my 10-year-old son announced he was going to have four different jobs when he grows up.   “Really?” I ask.   “Yep.  First, I want to work for Coca-Cola, no wait, Dr. Pepper.  That way I can get free Dr. Pepper at lunch time.  Don’t you think they would give their people that?  Then, I want to work at […]

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Happy Sister’s Day!

  Charles Schultz once said, “Big sisters are the crab grass on the lawn of life.”  As I read his quote to Peyton, my younger daughter, she began to smile, and nodded yes when I asked her if it rang true.  Being a younger sister myself, I too appreciated his sentiment!  Peyton is two years younger than Cameron, and they […]

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