Tag: Pre-Teen

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

How to be Strong Enough to Stand for Purity in an Anything Goes Culture

In four months my daughter will get married. Her journey through adolescence was similar to other girls. Somedays she had to endure ridicule and name calling for not giving in. And others days she was praised and applauded for saying no. When I told her […]

The Ultimate Resource Kit for Your Tween Girl!

The Ultimate Resource Kit for Your Tween Girl!

If you’re fighting the battle for your pre-teen daughters heart, we’re here to help! I’ve compiled a FREE list of 100’s of resources for you! *Please note: Affiliate links used in any of our posts are personal to us. We must use and love the products we […]

3 Steps To Loving Your Tween On Purpose

3 Steps To Loving Your Tween On Purpose

I got the word ‘tween’ all wrong when I first heard it a few months ago! I thought it referred to young adults in their late teens and early twenties! There is a ‘tw’ and an ‘een’ in there, after all! And when I mentioned […]

2 Must Read Character Building Fiction Books for Tweens

2 Must Read Character Building Fiction Books for Tweens

Normally, I let my children choose what they read. No biggie. I want to encourage a love for reading. But at bedtime, if I’m the one reading to them, Mom gets to choose the book. No, they don’t technically need me to read to them […]

Help for Handling Tween Daughter Emotions

Help for Handling Tween Daughter Emotions

I asked her to clean the bathroom like I had a hundred times before. But this time she screamed, “Why do I have to clean the bathroom? I hate having to clean the bathroom when I have so many disgusting brothers!” She does indeed have so […]

3 Ways To Equip Your Tween with a Biblical Worldview

3 Ways To Equip Your Tween with a Biblical Worldview

My eight-year-old son asks a lot of questions. I mean, A LOT. He didn’t even ask this many when he was four. Only, he’s not just asking questions so much for the sake of knowledge anymore. They’re more like challenges.   8-12-year-olds no longer accept […]

Parenting Tweens to Teens – Social Media Responsibility

Parenting Tweens to Teens – Social Media Responsibility

Parenting Tweens to Teens – Social Media Responsibility Hey, girl! Omgoodness, I have sooo much to tell you. Let’s talk…better yet, hit me up on Insta or Snap Chat? Do you have a YouTube Channel? You do! That’s dope. Hold up, I need to tweet […]

Should My Child Watch ASMR? A Christian Perspective

Should My Child Watch ASMR? A Christian Perspective

Are you here wondering what ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response) is? or maybe you understand what it is but you want to know …. Should my child watch ASMR YouTube videos? Are they really harmless? As a Mom of 5 (with mostly tweens headed into […]

The Importance of Connecting With Your Tween

The Importance of Connecting With Your Tween

As a mom who is just beginning the tween parenting years, one of my biggest concerns is losing the ability to connect with my daughter. And I don’t think that my concern is unreasonable. When you really think about it, the sad truth is that […]

Tween Parenting: 3 Tips to Give Structure Without Being Too Strict

Tween Parenting: 3 Tips to Give Structure Without Being Too Strict

When you held your child a little baby in your arms, did you ever have someone say to you, “Oh, she is sweet now, but just wait until the teen years!” When people said that to me as a young mom,  I cringed a little. […]

Free Printable Father’s Day Card – A Bible Journaling Keepsake Gift!

Free Printable Father’s Day Card – A Bible Journaling Keepsake Gift!

Are you are looking for a unique and FREE gift to give this Father’s Day? One based on the Bible that will let him know just how much the family cares? I have a great idea for you!  We have created this Bible Journaling Keepsake Card […]

You Are a Tween Girl who Struggles with Her Body (and you are in my kitchen)

You Are a Tween Girl who Struggles with Her Body (and you are in my kitchen)

“I don’t have a bathing suit body,” the sweet one says as she takes off her shirt on fast forward and jumps in the pool. At the table later, she explains she has lost seven pounds by cutting carbs. The girls are thirteen. Standing behind […]

C.R.E.A.T.E. – Six Ways Art Teaches Tween Girls About the Bible

C.R.E.A.T.E. – Six Ways Art Teaches Tween Girls About the Bible

What do you do when your tween is too old for VBS and too young for the heavier issues of high school, but you still want to give them a love for Jesus? When my daughter, Daley, was in fourth grade, she began to struggle […]

Why Your Pre-Teen Child Is In Crisis And What You Can Do About It

Why Your Pre-Teen Child Is In Crisis And What You Can Do About It

Warning: This post may contain alarming information about your pre-teen child or one you know. But I believe it’s necessary to share. God has opened my eyes and laid this on my heart. I can’t shake it. I’m learning to embrace that obedience for me […]

FREE eCourse Tween Spiritual Growth – Intro to Inductive Bible Study + Bible Art Journaling

FREE eCourse Tween Spiritual Growth – Intro to Inductive Bible Study + Bible Art Journaling

 I have something special that we’ve been working on and I just can’t wait to share it with you! drumroll please ….. ok, I may be a little dramatic 🙂  We have a FREE 10 day eCourse for your Tweens Spiritual Growth! It’s where Intro to Inductive […]