Month: January 2021

  • Before We Go

    Vehicle Dash Looking Into Prairie Landscape

    I will admit that I was not a fan of 2020. That seems to be the consensus. “Goodbye, 2020 and good riddance.” And in fact, I was doing just that—purging emails, tossing files, cleaning up and throwing out, when I got to the photos. I remembered a ritual that many families do at a funeral—they […]

  • The Christmas Tree Miracle

    I thought I’d share a favorite story from my syndicated radio show, A Prairie Christmas. When I was a kid I had an unusual perspective on Christmas trees, because our family sold them from our small farm. Not many, to be sure, only about 75-100 per season—yet we had a loyal following of customers who […]

  • S34-Attitude- Relaxing the Mind

    Stress and anxiety prevent enjoying life. You can’t enjoy life unless you focus on what you’re best at doing. You can’t and you can’t focus unless you are relaxed. Listen for tips and suggestions on relaxing an overly active mind. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • FW3- Stop Your Whining!

    Raising children is tough, especially theses days! Packed schedules, anxiety and expectations sometimes come out as complaining and whining. The Father’sWisdom.net on-line lessons on Taking Ownership and Work Ethic (under the Family course) address this. In the meantime here are some strategies and perspectives on why kids whine and how to stop it from creators […]

  • S34-Attitude- Relaxing the Mind

    Stress and anxiety prevent enjoying life. You can’t enjoy life unless you focus on what you’re best at doing. You can’t and you can’t focus unless you are relaxed. Listen for tips and suggestions on relaxing an overly active mind. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • S33- Attitude- Relaxing the Body

    Why is it so hard to relax? This podcast deals with the importance of relaxing the body to deal with stress. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • S33- Attitude- Relaxing the Body

    Why is it so hard to relax? This podcast deals with the importance of relaxing the body to deal with stress. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • FW2- The Secret to Enjoying Parenthood

    Raising children is tough, especially theses days! Packed schedules, anxiety and expectations weigh on parents causing guilt and stress. The Father’sWisdom.net on-line lessons from the Family course covers the roles and relationship required from each family member. In the meantime, here are some tips and strategies on enjoying life as a family again:) hosted by […]

  • FW1- Cell Phone Addiction

    Smart phones can be a double-edged sword for children and parents alike. Of the 47 lessons found on the teaching site Father’sWisdom.net, help can be found in Fitness: Addictions, Family: Taking Ownership and Friends: Discernment to Sort. Meanwhile here are some tips and strategies on helping families manage cell phone use. Learn more about your […]

  • S32- Attitude- Relaxing the Soul

    Before you can focus, you must relax- and relaxing involves three separate yet integral parts of You- this podcast is about relaxing the Soul Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices