Family Dinner: Feeding Connection to a Starving Generation
Eating dinner together will change your child’s life. (Hint: It’s not about the food.) Don’t get me wrong—I’ve learned a lot of food-related life lessons at the kitchen table. Wait your turn. Only take what you can eat. Don’t talk with your mouth full. Express...
Affirm Mental Health and Parental Rights Instead of Life-Altering Gender Transformations
"My breasts were beautiful, now they've been incinerated for nothing. Thank you, modern medicine." These were Chloe Cole's words as she testified before the Florida Board of Medicine Legislative Committee in October 2022. Chloe shared her experience of transitioning...
The Polluted Pond of Pop-Culture Dating: What is unhealthy dating and how can it be improved?
Many of you may be wondering why in the title of this article pop-culture dating is so bad tat it has to be compared to a polluted pond or a picture of a dead fish.That will be explained as this article goes on, but first, ponder this: Does a fish that has lived in...
What Chance Will You Give Yourself?
Ghosts From My Mother's Past My mother, Debbie Madsen*, was ten years old when she first began to recognize the heartbreaking changes that would come into her life from having an alcoholic father. In a small town in southern Idaho, Bobby and Debbie were the best of...
7 Tips for Fighting Pornography’s Harms in Your Home
With pornography’s influence all around us, sometimes it can seem impossible to protect our families from its harms. But guest blogger Sarah Fairbanks shares a few tips to help you keep your home safe from the harms of pornography.
Aborting a Fetus or a Legacy? My Plea to the 8%
When a woman or her unborn baby have health complications, it can be easy to feel like abortion is the only option. But guest blogger Juliette Jensen urges expecting moms to think of their legacy and do everything they can to give their baby the gift of life.
Where Have All the Fathers Gone?
Too many kids are growing up without dads at home or involved in their lives. Guest blogger Amy Chariton explores why this is a problem and what we can do to fix it.
Divorce Isn’t the Worst Thing That Can Happen to Your Child
Are you worried about how your divorce will affect your kids? While it will definitely impact your family, getting a divorce to escape harmful relationships can actually benefit your kids. And there are things you can do as a parent to soften the blow. Guest blogger Makayla Whetsel explains how.
How to Protect Your Kids from Sexual Assault
In a world where sexual abuse of children is so common, what can we do to prevent it? While there’s no surefire way to keep our kids safe, guest blogger Elise Blaser shares some tips that may help.
How Post-Partum Depression and Bliss Can Coexist
Are you or someone you love having a bad case of after-baby blues? It could be post-partum depression (or PPD). But dealing with PPD doesn’t have to mean the end of your happiness as a mom! Read this article from guest blogger Elise Anderson to find out more.