How to turn the chores into a fun and pleasant game

Having your children help you with the household and cleaning work is a smart idea as it has benefits for them and your home.   Involving your children in the domestic work will make them more responsible, boost their self-esteem and help you keep your home in good condition. The best way to succeed to convincing your children to take…

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How to Raise a Service Oriented Family

Of all the things I hope to instill in my children while still young,  to have a service oriented nature is high up on my list.   Why? Because the world is filled with enough people who are selfish, entitled, disconnected, and proud. I want my children to grow up to be loving, kind, selfless, and…

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Partnering with Uplift Families

(I am writing this post as part of my role as a blog partner of Uplift Families, but the views and opinions are as always my own.) A few weeks ago when I learned that Uplift Families was looking to partner with a few Utah Bloggers I couldn’t apply fast enough.   I believe in the role…

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Examples of Fatherhood

I have many great examples of Fatherhood in my life. However, whenever I think of Fathers, there are two images (or rather memories) that stand out in my mind.  

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The Day God Sent a Miracle to Save Our Family Garden

I can still remember the day I learned that miracles really do happen.   It was a Sunday afternoon in the fall when I was just a child. My family was gathered in our family room discussing a gospel topic that my parents had assigned us all to study about that day. I had just…

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