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Honey, I Love You, That’s All She Wrote

This is going to be far different than any of my other posts. Usually I give advice, a how to, or a do’s and don’ts list. Today it will be as if you are a heart surgeon and I am your patient; you will have a clear view of my heart. As those of you who follow me regularly know, Bently broke his leg a little over a week ago. He has been the biggest trooper through, what has…

Divorce is Hurting Our Children and Our Men

The fact that I feel an urgency to write this post in order to inform people makes me recoil in shame of our current society. Divorce is currently considered acceptable; in some cases, it is welcomed and encouraged. The issues with this type of societal influence are endless and catastrophic. “A new study has reported that 69 percent of divorces are brought about by women“.1 Of course, divorce is bad for women too. However, since women are initiating the majority…

The Importance of Virtue

This title probably sounds redundant; most people wouldn’t argue the importance of virtue. Yet, I feel like this simple premise gets lost somewhere between understanding it and living it. Especially when it comes to parenting. We tell our children not to scream, yet the majority of parents yell. We tell our children not to hit, yet the majority of parents spank.” About 94 percent of parents of children ages three to four in the United States report having…

Happy Man Happy Home

Some of you might be saying, “I thought this was a parenting blog, this sounds more like relationship advice”. A strong relationship between husband and wife equals a happy, healthy, and functional home. That is what I am striving for. I’m just going one step further into a healthy relationship than was defined in Things Parents Should do in Front of Their Kids. I can also see some of you thinking, “what about, happy wife happy life”. I…