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Cloudy or Sunshine Kids

By Joey & Carla Link September 16, 2020 My 2-year-old granddaughter loves Winnie the Pooh stories. In these stories there are 2 friends who are extremes in their personalities – gloomy Eeyore and bouncy Tigger, yet they both have an important role in the circle of Pooh’s friends. As parents, it’s easy to be drawn towards […]

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Living Life In Front Of Your Kids

By Joey & Carla Link September 9, 2020 I (Joey) grew up in a Bible teaching church with a good pastor. His kids became very good friends of mine. About 10 years later, he left his wife for another woman devastating her, his kids and the church. What eventually came out was his private life […]

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Back to Normal?!

Joey & Carla Link August 19, 2020 With the COVID-19 pandemic ongoing and kids going back to school in classrooms practicing social distancing and having to wear masks, the big question is, “What exactly is normal?” While schools may have been out for the past several months, did your kids ever stop learning? What have they been learning? from siblings from watching […]

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Do You Think You Are a Bad Parent?

Do You Think You Are a Bad Parent? Joey & Carla Link July 29, 2020 When kids are arguing and fighting over what seems like silly and ridiculous things, it is hard to remain calm when you have to intervene for the umpteenth time. At that point you don’t care who started it and who […]

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Giving Dad His Grade

Giving Dad His Grade Joey Link June 17, 2020 When it is all said and done, what do you want your kids to see when they look back at your parenting? I think if they were asked to give a grade on our parenting, we would all hope for an A+, but that is not […]

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