Baccalaureate lessons for us all

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Guest post from my husband, David Evert My family thoroughly enjoyed attending our first … [Read more...]

Choosing Which Hills to Die On

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This week’s posts over at Visionary Womanhood touched on some hot button issues … [Read more...]

Raising Sons to Be Men


Our county Chamber of Commerce runs a teen leadership program every year, inducting nominees from … [Read more...]

When Walls are Not Enough: Raising Boys in an Immodest Culture

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  Visionary Womanhood is launching a new series called "Just ask the Wemmicks!"  If you … [Read more...]

Cultivating Loyalty Between Siblings

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Some of the dear ladies at the Heart of the Matter conference today asked me to share some notes … [Read more...]

Blind Spots

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I read this fantastic article yesterday about blind spots we may have as Christian parents. The … [Read more...]

Half Way Grown

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We have a tradition in our home. When each of our sons turns 9 years old he knows that sometime that … [Read more...]

The Anger Challenge

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There is nowhere I would rather be than at home with my children, and there are few things I would … [Read more...]

The Voice of Experience

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This summer we were blessed to be able to take our sons to the ocean. They had the opportunity to … [Read more...]

The Value of Catechizing Children

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The Catechism is a valuable tool for teaching our children what Christians believe. Many parents … [Read more...]