Confessions of a Spanking Mom

Confessions of a Spanking...

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I am the mother of eight children and am regularly complimented on the behavior of my kids. Recently, I’ve thought a lot about this issue of spanking and how some people (the media, in particular) completely skew what it means to “train up a child.” “Mom, do you want me to take the baby?” “Dad, I made your coffee.” “Mom, I’ll get the younger kids’ lunch.” “Dad, we cleaned your car.” “Mom, I made you some lemonade.” All the above quotes are things I hear every day. My children are obedient. Yes, my children are spanked when needed. And no,… Read More
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October 2013
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The Midas Touch

The Midas Touch

Debi Pearl

Do unto others as you would have others do unto you.

October 2013
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The Roland Study

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August 2013
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Learn to Choose WIsely

Learn to Choose Wisely

Shoshanna (Pearl) Easling

My goal is to train my children to perceive the value of wise choices.

August 2013
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Reaching the Heart

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August 2013
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The Well

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February 2013
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Why?

Michael Pearl

When I tell my 4-year-old son to do something, his first response is always, “Why?” How should I deal with this issue?

February 2013
11 comments
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Debi Pearl

Are you homeschooling your child in a way that cultivates creativity or that stifles it?

February 2013
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School Adventures

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School is fun when you look at it as an adventure in discovery and learning.

February 2013
9 comments