Talking to your high schooler about sex

Talking to your high schooler about sex

Purity is not an accomplishment. It is primarily a relationship with the one who is Pure: Jesus. The pursuit of purity is marked by prayer,…


Talking to your middle schooler about sex

Talking to your middle schooler about sex

At its root, “conversation” means to “turn with” or “dwell with.”  It’s not about crafting the perfect moment to have a one-time, high-pressure sex…


Talking to your elementary aged child about sex

Talking to your elementary aged child about sex

 “Because of the society we live in, the consequences of avoiding these conversations far outweigh the consequences of giving too much information…


When should I start talking to my kids about sex?

When should I start talking to my kids about sex?

“When should I start talking to my kids about sex?”  We always answer that question with another question—When does the world start talking to your…


Is doing it all what God asked you to do?

The question, “how do they do it all?” has no doubt crossed your mind at some point.  Recently, I found myself in a place where I was questioning…


Teaching our kids how to view food

Keto, Whole30, I Quit Sugar, counting macros, intermittent fasting, Trim Healthy Mama, carb cycling, Paleo, various detoxes and cleanses—I think…


Social media, screens, and the overindulgence of information

Christian parenting in the 21st century can seem daunting—trying to keep up with the advancing technology is nearly impossible. So the question…


Why should I homeschool?

When others hear that we chose to switch from public school to homeschooling pre-COVID-19 (literally months before), I receive lots of questions.…


What if your kids already have screens, and you’re having second thoughts?

It’s the most common question parents ask me at my parent workshops: “What is the perfect age to give my kid their first smartphone?” And my answer…