Celebrations

Episode 77

PCL 77 [Dad Edition]: Celebrating Father’s Day

Today, we’re joined with Ted Lowe, executive director of marriage strategies at The reThink Group, and Tom Shefchunas, director of student strategy at The reThink Group, and host, Carlos Whittaker,… Read More
Episode 51

PCL 51: How To Make Room For Moments During The Holiday Season

Brad M. Griffin, director at Fuller Youth Institute, talks about why creating family holiday traditions is important and how to make time for them in today’s episode of the Parent… Read More

Celebrations | Featured | Seasonal | Self Care

21 Things We Learned in 2021

If you read my blog post from last year, you know I was not a fan of 2020. Imagine my surprise when January 1, 2021 dawned and absolutely nothing magical or transformative happened to improve my circumstances. No Cinderella moment. Just me,… Read More

Celebrations | Current Events | Finance | Seasonal

The Only Thing Your Kids Need for Christmas

I don’t know about you, but fun and variety have been in short supply around our house since the pandemic started. Even though I’ve tried to make our home life as entertaining as possible given our circumstances, there’s something about quarantining at… Read More

Celebrations | Family Life | Featured

4 Ways to Share Holiday Traditions as a Foster Family

“What are your Christmas traditions?” my 10-year-old foster daughter asked me. I didn’t know how to respond. I was a first-time parent and foster parent. My husband and I hadn’t considered what traditions we wanted to share with our children. “What Christmas… Read More