Raki Wright

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First Things First Family Prize Pack Giveaway

Enter to #win a First Things First Family Prize Pack #FirstThingsFirst #Giveaway.

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Summer is all about family and spending quality time with the ones you love. And the more skills you develop the more time you invest in your family and your relationships. First Things First (FTF) is an award winning not-for-profit organization dedicated to strengthening families. Continue reading…

Be the Dad She Needs You to Be by Dr. Kevin Leman {Review}

A book about raising girls, who have different needs than boys.

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Be the Dad She Needs You to Be: The Indelible Imprint a Father Leaves on His Daughter’s Life
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The relationship that matters most to your daughter isn’t the one with her mother—it’s the one with you, Dad. Her self-esteem, choices, behavior, character, and even her ideas about or choice of a marriage partner are all directly tied to you, as the most important representative to her of the male species.

 
In Be the Dad She Needs You to Be Dr. Kevin Leman, internationally-known psychologist, New York Times best-selling author, and father of four daughters, will show you not only how to get the fathering job done and done well, but also how to:
  • Make each daughter feel unique, special, and valued
  • Discipline the right way . . . when it’s needed
  • Talk turkey about what guys are really thinking
  • Keep the critical eye at bay
  • Wave the truce flag when females turn your family room into a battleground
  • Set your daughter up for life and relational success

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Healthy Hair Maintenance Products from KimbleBeauty

Healthy hair maintenance begins with great hair products.

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Naturally curly hair is beautiful when it behaves. It can also be a challenge to manage, condition, and style. Although my daughter is only four, I have learned a lot to help me in this journey.

My daughter (Miss K) has naturally curly hair. It’s beautiful. It’s different. It’s her.

It requires a lot of care including shampooing, deep conditioning, leave-in treatments, daily styling, and daily conditioning. I don’t use the same chemicals in her hair that I might use in my own. Continue reading…

3 Keys for Controlling Fear and Panic

Do you have fears, panic, or mom anxiety? Learn three simple keys to control it and have a more enjoyable life.

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A mom’s natural instincts would be to forsake her own state of wellbeing and put on a brave face for the sake of her family despite the inner turmoil she may experience.

If you appear calm on the outside, but are struggling to hold it together at times on the inside, you may well be experiencing the symptoms of an anxiety disorder. Continue reading…

Save Money at the Skating Rink {Fun Things to Do in the Summer}

Skating centers and fun things to do in the summer go hand in hand. I share four inexpensive ways your kids can enjoy skating this summer.

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Skating is a fun way to escape the outside heat, have some fun, and stay cool.
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