Help! My Spouse Just Told Me They Watch Porn
You are not alone! This is exactly what many partners feel when they find out that their partner has a problem. It is a common problem but has such a stigma attached to it. Here are some tips on how to deal and process their problem. Take heart! It's a process. There's no quick fix. But it can be overcome!
Talking to Kids About Porn
With the way technology is part of our everyday lives, children are bound to stumble across some questionable content. You, as the parent, need to equip them to know how to handle something like pornography if they happen across it. The aim is not to take away their innocence but rather to prevent naivety and give them the tools to deal with the situation in a helpful way. Here is an age appropriate way to address it with them. Rather they get the correct information from you.
'Cuties' Film (Part 2)
Here is a mother's thoughts on the movie 'Cuties'. It has been accused of child pornography and #cancelnetflix has been trending after this film apparently "sexualised" children. I've watched it and here are my opinions
Claus Man or Cross Man
Christmas is such an exciting time of the year! There are gift-wrap and ribbons, presents and trees and holiday music wherever you go. It's hard to find a balance as a Christian - do we throw Santa out or do we play along? Here's my thoughts on Father Christmas and the birth of Jesus.
Let the Little Children Come
The faith of a child is something special. Children are not critical and skeptical like adults. They are so trusting and have such faith that even Jesus told adults to believe as children do. It's important to show our children Christ in the way we live everyday by the things we say and do.
The "Yes/No" Mom
This is the mom who has a healthy balance of "yes" and "no". She doesn't want to spoil her child's fun nor crush his spirit but also requires respect and obedience. She seeks to say "yes" wherever possible and saves her "no's" for when it's really important. She's the perfect balance.
The "Yes" Mom
Fun is the name of the game. You are your child's friend. You dislike confrontation with your child. Your child's happiness is your priority. If you find yourself saying "yes" most of the time to your child, have a read.
The "No" Mom
The "No" Mo seeks to raise well behaved, polite children. Disobedience and defiance are not tolerated, Obedience and good manners are a must. They seek order and control. If you find yourself saying "no" a lot, have a read.
Every mother would kill for a bit of alone time. We all want our kids to learn to play by themselves. This popst is about teaching your children to entertain themselves. It's never too late to start and it's a calm time they can enjoy while listening to some music and playing with their toys.
5 Tips For a New Mom
It's tough being a new mom. Motherhood is not for the fainthearted! This post is all about encouraging mothers to find support, lower your standards and expectations as well make time alone for your marriage and yourself.
Easter Ideas for Kids
It's not always easy to find Bible-based Easter activities that focus on the death and resurrection of Christ instead of the Easter bunny and Easter eggs. I have put together some ideas, most of them mom bloggers, in one blog post so you can teach your children about Jesus this Easter.
3 Day Potty Training
We all want a quick, easy way to potty train. We all want to get our children out of diapers/nappies with as little effort and accidents as possible. Here is a 3 day potty training method based on Jamie Glowaki's book.
5 Baby Must-Have's
There are necessities that new moms cannot live without. This is my list of things that I needed when I had my baby. They didn't necessarily make it onto the baby shower wishlist. But, once I held my newborn, I realised how invaluable these accessories were!