Tag Archive | respect

What Matters

What Matters

If anything good has come out of the events of the past few weeks, it’s that I’ve taken the time to think about race. My world has been pretty homogeneous. I went to a mostly white grade school. My middle school and high school was rural, almost totally white, with a bit of a racist […]

Preventing Brat-ism

Chicky and I were chatting about creative parenting in the wee hours last night. It really got me thinking about parenting in general and how it is our responsibility to prepare our children for an unloving and unforgiving world. No one likes to go to Walmart and see a bratty kid throwing him/herself on the […]

Respect My Authority?

I had a discussion this week with a friend and he mentioned that as a Christian, I should respect the office of the president of the United States of America even though I may not agree with the person holding the position. I understand the sentiment but I simply do not agree. I disagree with […]

Living in a Shallow Society.

Living in a Shallow Society.

On the TV, in magazines and virtually everywhere you look, you see the signs of narcissism.  As a mother, this terrifies me and breaks my heart. Our daughters are given an unrealistic idea of what they should look like and how much they should weigh and our sons forget to look at the inner beauty […]