Category «Family»

Settle Sibling Conflicts & Build Responsibility

settle sibling conflicts

My husband and I originally began rotating a designated Leader-of-the-Day among our children so that we could intentionally spend one-on-one time with each child on a regular basis. (See Planning Regular One-on-One Time with Each Child) What began as a few minutes of creating lifelong memories of everyday moments each evening, became so much more …

Parenting Teenagers: Improve Your Relationship in 30 Days

Parenting teenagers resource

Currently I am parenting teenagers. And preteens. And preschoolers. My oldest children are 14 and 15, so I am still relatively new to the perils and privileges of parenting teenagers. I have worked with teenagers in ministry since my college days. God has given me a heart to teach and build relationships with amazing young …

Slow and Steady – Running With Endurance on Five Minute Friday

slow progress

Today is Five Minute Friday, a challenge for bloggers to write for five minutes about a given topic. Today’s subject is slow, so here I am, typing fast for five minutes! Sometimes our progress in life seems so slow. My five-year-old, adopted 10 months ago from China, has been in speech therapy since September. She …

Seven Days of Valentine’s Devotions for Families – Day Seven: True Love

True Love

Welcome to iwantthemtoremember.com! We’ve made it to Day Seven of a week of Valentine’s Devotions for Families using Biblical passages on love! If your family is at all like mine, you need Biblical reminders of how to love one another all year long, but the Valentine season is a great time to emphasize God’s teachings on …

Seven Days of Valentine’s Devotions for Families – Day Six: Love Yourself

Love yourself

Welcome to iwantthemtoremember.com! This is the sixth day of a week of Valentine’s Devotions for Families using Biblical passages on love. If your family is at all like mine, you need Biblical reminders of how to love one another all year long, but the Valentine season is a great time to emphasize God’s teachings on …