Blog: Leadership and Meekness

Leadership – Meekness This Post Contains Affiliate links Leadership is a topic that has fascinated me. I’d like to discuss how meekness makes a truly inspiring leader. I was inspired to ponder this topic because Jodi recently gave a talk in church about meekness and during her preparation she recommended that I listen to a…

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Blog: Customs That Serve Your Family

The kids and I are listening to “The Secret Garden” right now via LibriVox. Mary grows up in India being catered to, hand and foot by her Ayah who did everything for her. When Mary was left alone and sent to live in England at ten years old, she learned that she would not always…

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Blog: A Guide to Your Family Meetings

Lately, on Instagram, I have been focusing on how we hold regular family meetings! I am super excited to share with you this concept because our family meetings have seriously enriched our family culture! There are many great reasons to hold family meetings. Among those reasons are these: Unity: you have to come together for…

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Blog: Friends Influence Family Culture or Vice Versa

This Post Contains Affiliate Links I recently found this is a picture of my childhood “best friend” and me (right) (I’ll refer to her as BF). She was my very first best friend that was not a family friend. I don’t remember how we hit it off in the beginning. We were in 3rd grade,…

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Blog: Action vs. Reaction

One day after school as a teen, I was sitting at my computer, probably chatting with some friend. My dad asked if I had any homework. I am pretty sure that I was worrying my math teacher and I wouldn’t be surprised if she’d called my parents. My dad asked if I had some math…

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