The Day Lisa Learned to Brush Her Teeth

My daughter Lisa hated brushing her teeth. She didn’t like the taste of toothpaste in her mouth and she found it a bother to brush her teeth every after meal. [ Read More ]

When Kids Talk, Adults Should Listen

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The other day my eight-year-old nephew and my brother passed by my apartment and decided to stay over for dinner. [ Read More ]

The Royal Baby: A Q&A With The Smiles For All Team

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July 23, 2013, 2:22pm EST– Prince William, future Kind of England, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby boy yesterday at 4:24 UK time. The Royal Couple has yet to announce the name of their first child, a new heir to the throne. Here are our answers to some questions that we … [ Read More ]

Drive-Through Get-Together

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My wife, my daughter and I were invited to my brother’s home for Sunday dinner. It had been a rough week for me at work and I wanted to have a rest, so I kept telling them, “We’re not going to stay for very long.” [ Read More ]

Water Sports for Families

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“Left. Right. Left. Right. Left.” Soldiers? In this case, it’s my mother, my father, and me, militant in our attempt to paddle a canoe out of the grasp of a Florida mangrove tree. [ Read More ]

We Know You Are Here

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So I came across the post “Child-friendly Explanation Please” and I can totally understand what she felt. I had a very similar experience like she did. [ Read More ]

Upset Baseball Fan

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If I would choose between the Superbowl and a normal baseball game, I would choose the latter. [ Read More ]

E-Mail From God

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I had been teaching my daughter the Lord’s Prayer. For several evenings at bedtime she repeated it after me. One night she said she was ready to go solo. [ Read More ]

A Bug Story [PODCAST]

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Diane is walking in the park with her grandson, when he gives her a little lesson on bugs.  A true grandmama moment! [ Read More ]

Questions For Triplets

There’s one fact about me that really seems to excite people when they find out about it. I am a triplet. [ Read More ]

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