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Is Your Child Dying to Win?

Being a parent has been the most rewarding (and often frustrating) job I have ever taken on. When my firstborn was young, she was petite (read as euphemism for small.) She also seemed

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The Ultimate Win

The night I caught my husband texting another woman and trying to hide his cell phone from me was a life changer. I knew I would never be the same and perhaps nor

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In Alexa’s Shoes

For whatever reason, when I was homeschooling my three children, one of them had a fascination with books about World War Two. She read true stories like  The Diary of Ann Frank and

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Kayaks and Sunday Service

Years ago my husband tried to get me involved in kayaking. I tried it. It hurt my lower back and I was so busy with my own obsessive sports that I saw no

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Financial Scars

Has the Coronavirus pandemic put a damper on your finances in any way? Perhaps there was a loss of a job or a layoff. Maybe you work with clients and they all dried

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Going Back to His House

Quarantine was so much fun…for weeks one through four. My husband and I did some day drinking, bike rides, and even afternoon delight (if you are old enough to remember that song). If

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Why You Need To Get (un) Busy

Busy or productive? That is the question. It doesn’t matter if you are working your way up the corporate ladder at a big firm or managing a family as a stay at home

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Blooming Outside of Formal Education

Have you picked up your eBook, Homeschooling During and Beyond Covid-19? I have three children and I chose to homeschool them in various ways. We made up lessons, we used a pre-purchased curriculum and

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The Size of Grief

My father was my best friend. We ran marathons together. We told each other stupid and sometimes off-color jokes and went on the same crazy fad diets together. Although he drew the line

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Pillow Talk

Do you remember the first time you slept in the same bed as the woman or man you married? Did you cuddle or stay up all night talking? Did you have crazy, hot

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Life is a Beautiful Ride

Life and especially marriage can be a delicate balance of the mundane and the passionate, the ordinary and the romantic. For many, mundane and ordinary take precedence over the passion and intimacy. When

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What not to say.

So you just found out that your bestie’s husband has been cheating on her. She is devastated, hurt, confused, angry, and feels like she is the only one in the world who this

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Rivers Cannot Wash Away Love

Ain’t love great? Even the Bible has delicious verses about love. With all of the extra time my husband and I have with our state calling for a “shelter in place” mandate, we

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Baby Steps – Tread Lightly

In an ideal world, marriage would consist of a loving husband and wife, happily going to church or temple each week and sharing their love of God by also ministering outside of the

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Go ahead, shame me!

I love how our culture has evolved enough that some terms and behaviors are getting placed in the spotlight and are no longer acceptable. It is wonderful how all of the movements have

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Do You Have A Shocking Marriage?

I know we can all get sucked into Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. We scroll around and click on something that may or may not be of value. But, I will never forget when

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2020 Vision

Now come on! You knew when you opened this blog that I was not going to talk about eyesight. We are now well into the new year and how are we doing on

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Success or Epic Fail?

So how did it go? Did I make it through the three-day fast with nothing more than water, lemon and green tea? Why yes, yes I did! Day One was not too difficult.

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Three Day Fast

Oh! What we get talked into! No, seriously, I was not talked into anything. I have a dear friend who asked if I wanted to do a three day fast with her and

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Intimacy as a couple of faith

Ephesians 5:25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her. I looked up the definition of intimacy and it included everything from familiarity, closeness, rapport,

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What I Learned from the Fire Pit

Let’s talk healthy relationships. When couples have been together for any length of time, the sexual energy and emotional health often waxes and wanes like the cycles of the moon (although perhaps not

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Be Still

My dear sister once gave me a Women’s Daily Devotional and Journal for Christmas in 2004. The intention was to write in it each day after reading and reflecting on that particular topic.

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Emotional Infidelity

What do you consider to be emotional infidelity? Some say that the book of Matthew from the Bible (Matthew 5:28) is a bit extreme. I mean, come on, that book was written over

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Lean In, Lean In

What does it mean to lean in? Maybe you have seen the term on social media or have read the book by Sheryl Sandberg called Lean In : Women, Work, and the Will

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Conquer a Fear

I read a great book a while back. It was Conquer What’s Next – Scheme your dream, Get your Rear in Gear, and Gain the Grit to Go There by Bill McConnell.  What a

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Worst Race EVER!

Oh! What lessons we learn in this crazy thing we call life. My husband and I entered a race he does every year, and I had only done one other time. I was

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Go Old School On Him

Maybe I should have titled this one “My Third Rant” as the first rant I did (https://strongerthanbroken.com/?s=my+first+rant ) was also about that damned cell phone. One evening my husband and I went to have

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89 Cent Cake

89 cent cake for your thoughts… Have you heard the term “reframing?” Just like it sounds, you place an old picture into a new frame. Your thoughts can be reframed until you start

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Still Learning

Back in the ’80s, I was teaching a little girl ice skating lessons. As we were perfecting her balance on one foot she began philosophizing on something way beyond her years. I asked

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It Felt Like Family

I just came off of a high like no other. My husband and I decided that we would travel for Mother’s Day to visit the children who no longer live in our area.

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Dandelion People

Dandelions. Weeds or friends? When I was a child, my father handed me a dandelion weeder and paid me 10 cents for every dandelion I would pull from the roots. Thankfully for him,

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