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Taking Pride in the Work of Our Hands

Entrepreneurs get pride and reward out of creating. Sometimes that means bringing an idea to life or in other cases making something better. Today Laura Thomas digs into how moms can teach our children be proud of their own work and gives us a handful of simple questions to help nurture this trait in our children. […]

When Character Happens

The definition of intentional is “done on purpose; deliberate.” Our intentional acts set the tone not only for our daily lives but also for our future. Perhaps you already think of yourself as a very intentional and purposeful person. You take out the trash every day, pack lunches for school, make sure bills are paid […]

The Beauty of Genuine Giving

Last December, in an effort to purge our home of excess and teach my girls the value of giving to those in need, I called a nonprofit in our area that distributes clothes and toys to families in need and arranged for us to drop some things off. Then I sat my girls down on […]