I'm a Keeper - Living by Design

Podcast #7: I’m a Keeper – Living by Design

We previously discussed the need for discipline and the very effective “Grace Method” we can (and should) employ to teach our children self-discipline.  Discipline, however, requires an understanding of boundaries. As I have often said, with each child, parents become parents for the first time!  That’s one reason (a very

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I'm a Keeper - Living by Design

Podcast #6: I’m a Keeper – Living by Design

In our last episode, we discussed WHY the Grace Method is so successful.  Today let’s delve a little deeper into this topic to learn the following about this “best method for training to successful adulthood.” We’ll do this by both explanation and demonstration. Here are some of the topics we

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Thinking About Emotions

Formalize Your Thinking About Emotions, The Mysterious Side of the Brain

To understand emotion is to understand who we are and to comprehend something of the complexity of ourselves.  Emotion heats up in us for pleasure and pain every day we live, and it does so many times each day.  But it doesn’t rise to the same intensity in all of

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What is truth?

Sounds Great, But What Is the Truth?

Freedom from being judged is the in-vogue belief these days.  Children, adults, and I have even heard professors say things that amount to a foolish revelation: “Don’t judge me” or  “You can’t tell me what is right and wrong.”  It’s just what the doctor ordered for the “liberated, unrestricted” mind! 

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