No Room for Shame in the Suitcase | Parent Cue Blog

Family Life | Featured | Make It Personal

No Room for Shame in the Suitcase

I was demonizing work. I was unknowingly teaching my kids that work was a terrible place that ripped you from your home and forced you to leave loved ones. We… Read More
Graduation Gifts That Will Really Mean Something | Parent Cue Blog

Celebrations | Elementary (K-5th) | Featured | High School (9th-12th) | Middle School (6th-8th) | Seasonal

Graduation Gifts That Will Really Mean Something

Whether it’s from kindergarten or college, graduation is a big moment in the life of a kid. And as parents we know that these milestones matter. Read More
Should I Let My Middle Schooler Quit? | Parent Cue Blog

Character and Values | Featured | Middle School (6th-8th) | School Life

Should I Let My Middle Schooler Quit?

As a parent, how do you walk through this situation with your kid? Do you make them “stick it out” and possibly avoid the “quitter” label, or do you let… Read More
Did You Put On Your Oxygen Mask? | Parent Cue Blog

Featured | Mental Health | Self Care | Special Topics

Did You Put On Your Oxygen Mask?

Some days, it was hard to feel creative and show up fully when my mind was so full, burdened, anxious, and stressed. Read More
4 Signs Your Kid Is Losing Confidence | Parent Cue Blog

Character and Values | Elementary (K-5th) | Faith | Featured

4 Signs Your Kid Is Losing Confidence

When your kid constantly contrasts their life against someone else’s, remind them of who they really are and what they’re capable of. Read More
8 Confidence-Building Truths Every Kid Should Hear from Their Parent | Parent Cue Blog

Birth - 5 years | Character and Values | Elementary (K-5th) | Featured

8 Confidence-Building Truths Every Kid Should Hear from Their Parent

Instead of individually weeding out the negative thoughts quickly filling her brain, I tried planting positive, never-changing, confidence-building truths in the hopes that the truths would grow bigger and louder… Read More
Calm in the Chaos: How to Create a Peaceful Home | Parent Cue Blog

Featured | Mental Health | Self Care

Calm in the Chaos: How to Create a Peaceful Home

I love order, strategy, and a plan. And for the most part, my children haven’t followed that formula. Chaos is sort of the nature of their game. Read More
5 Tips on Co-Parenting After Divorce | Parent Cue Blog

Family Life | Featured | Special Topics

5 Tips on Co-Parenting After Divorce

I try very hard to only say positive things about my girls’ dad. The truth is, I’ve got no clue what he went through. All I know is what I… Read More
Tough Conversations That Benefit Your Whole Family | Parent Cue Blog

Featured | Other Resources | Special Topics

Tough Conversations That Benefit Your Whole Family

No one wants to know when they are going to die. But when you know you’re going to die, there is something special about that time you have with one… Read More
Parenting With a Chronic Illness | Parent Cue Blog

Family Life | Featured | Special Topics

Parenting With a Chronic Illness

It can be such a temptation not to make the most of the difficult days. My faith, having gratitude, and keeping challenges in perspective have been keys for me to… Read More
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