When we learned that the nature of parenting is sacrifice, we went from trying to have it all to having everything that matters.
Welcome to Frazzled Family Articles
Can You Balance Work and Family
25 Tips for Avoiding Mom Burnout
A list for those who—like me—struggle with overcommitting and overworking.
20 Ideas for Busy Parents
Here are some tips for bringing balance to the hectic pace of life.
Q&A: The Balancing Act
How do you relieve the pressures you feel as a family?
Q&A: The Overbooked Family
How can we slow down this crazy pace of life?
Teaching Your Child How to Manage Busyness
Getting a grip on schedules and activities is a gift that will never lose its value.
The Potato Chip Incident
Regularly teens will display an attitude of self-conceit, self-absorption, or arrogance
Which Way Is Your Deck Chair Facing
Many Christians have not taken a strong look at what they believe in.
Who is Watching You
Even if you don’t intend to leave a legacy, you will.
Caught in a Tug of War
Parents often feel tired from fighting the influences of the culture, but let me encourage you to hang on.
22 Ways to Really Listen to Your Children
Be patient. Don’t complete their sentences. Let them finish, even if it seems they are rambling. Don’t interrupt. Face your child and make eye contact. Lean forward, if you’re seated,…
A Sabbath for Mommy
A mother’s work is never done: Feed the baby, change the baby, wash the dishes, sweep the floor, cook dinner … There’s nothing worse than filling the dishwasher twice in…
7 Marks of a Hurried Family
Take a stroll down a typical American neighborhood, and you’ll find families who desperately need a break from the rat race
Controlling Busyness in Your Family Life
Our family continues to work on refining these three convictions.
Setting a tone in my home that allows for the spiritual disciplines of quiet and solitude is my responsibility.
Life Is Good When Parents and Children Slow Down
Busy schedules can overtake a home if parents don’t maintain a proper balance between activities and leisure time.