A random collection of articles, blog posts, books, and other things I think are worth sharing.

Life on Purpose: 10 Clutter-Clearing Strategies that Will Gradually Make Your Life 100 Times Easier

Her View from Home: At the End of Your Life, This is What Will Matter to Your Children

Parenting Teens and Tweens: This is What To Say And Do When Your Teen Is In A Funk (A good reminder that we don’t have to be hardasses all the time. I’ve offered lifelines before…and it works.)

“So, before you respond with the urge to judge, discipline, or tell them they better change their attitude STAT, you might want to consider what’s going on in their lives, their minds, their hearts- because oftentimes, something’s up and they just don’t have the ability or desire to talk about it.”