Monthly Archives: January 2015

Relationship Ingredients for All Ages

Recently I was talking to a friend about some struggles she was having with her 10 year old daughter. My friend, who is a wonderful mom, was worried that she had messed up too many times and because of her … Continue reading

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The Impact of Validation

There is a relational skill that is so vital, so important and essential–yet often difficult to incorporate as a habit.  This skill changes how people feel, how they react to upset, and how they grow. For the last couple of years, … Continue reading

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