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Is Parent Cue Christian?

This question has been asked from time to time, so it may be helpful to do an introduction for those who have started following along and are wondering, “Who is… Read More
How to Be Okay When Your "Baby" Goes to School

Elementary (K-5th) | Imagine The End | School Life

How to Be Okay When Your “Baby” Goes to School

When my oldest child started kindergarten . . . I’ve never had my whole life flash before my eyes, but that morning, when we pulled up to the school for… Read More
Helping My Middle and High Schooler Manage Their Emotions

High School (9th-12th) | Mental Health | Middle School (6th-8th)

Helping My Middle and High Schooler Manage Their Emotions

As a counselor for teenagers, I see and hear a lot of stuff. But I bet you wouldn’t be able to guess what my most memorable and favorite sessions look… Read More
What to Expect in Sixth Grade

Middle School (6th-8th) | School Life

What to Expect in Sixth Grade

So, your kid is in 6th grade this year. You probably already know this, but sixth grade is a HUGE year in a person’s life. It probably won’t feel like… Read More

Family Life | Fight For The Heart

To Praise or Not to Praise Your Kids

Don’t tell your kid he’s smart, or he won’t think he needs to try. Tell your kid he’s smart so he’ll believe he’s capable. Don’t praise your kid at all;… Read More

Character and Values | Faith | Imagine The End

How Kids Can Make the Wise Choice

It was another average weekday. Shortly after arriving home from work, I’m routinely rifling through the pile of papers pulled from my 2nd grader’s backpack. Amidst the assortment of math… Read More
5 Things All First Graders Have in Common

Elementary (K-5th) | Fight For The Heart | School Life

5 Things All First Graders Have In Common

Enter a room full of six- and seven-year-olds and you’re bound to spot one thing right away: the cute little gaps of kids who whistle while they talk. Forget calling… Read More
The "S" Word

Family Life | Fight For The Heart

The “S” Word

I don’t write often about discipline online because it’s a great way to have an argument with strangers. I feel like in general we have enough yelling on the Internet… Read More
What to Do When You Find Out Your Child is Being Bullied

Social Life

What to Do When You Find Out Your Child is Being Bullied

Even if bullying is not on the radar, it’s important to talk to kids about how to deal with it should it ever happen to them or someone they know. Read More