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Bashlor back to ‘Getting It All Together’

Bashlor back to ‘Getting It All Together’

Carolyn Bashlor penned her first book, "Getting It All Together," back in 1980. » Read More
No benefit from arguing with your child

No benefit from arguing with your child

I absolutely love it when people begin to realize that the problems they're having with a child are of their own making; when they begin to realize, in other words, that the child is not the proble... » Read More
The power of hard labor

The power of hard labor

It was an early summer morning, an enchanting time when flowers are blooming, blackberries are spurting to full growth, and the birds are happy to have sunny warmth. I had taken myself out to the b... » Read More
The toils and troubles of toilet training

The toils and troubles of toilet training

Q: Using your advice, I successfully toilet-trained my daughter by age 16 months. It is now three months later and we are still using diapers at naps and nighttime. At her nap, which lasts several ... » Read More
Guyton girl takes a sweet stand against cancer

Guyton girl takes a sweet stand against cancer

Tisha Holland put her heart into a school project this spring. » Read More
The art of frying biscuits (and everything else)

The art of frying biscuits (and everything else)

Mama used to fry biscuits. If you knew Mama, that doesn't surprise you because she fried every food possible. In the course of her life, I knew her to fry green beans, corn, grits and cornmeal mush... » Read More
Nothing to pull your hair out over

Nothing to pull your hair out over

Q: Since our daughter, now 2 years old, was born we have lived with my parents. Being the first and only grandchild, she has been the center of attention. Several months ago, our son was born and w... » Read More
The politeness of the South

The politeness of the South

There are many things I love about the South. We're fiercely patriotic. We're neighborly. We're storytellers without equal. We're unabashedly and unapologetically faithful. We're proudly hospitable... » Read More
How to deal with a ‘sassy’ child

How to deal with a ‘sassy’ child

Q: The "sassiness" that I have heard so much about from my friends started a few months ago with my 5-year-old daughter. She will say things to me that I actually find myself tongue-tied on how or... » Read More

State launches new ExploreGeorgia.org tourism site

Georgia Tourism, a division of the Georgia Department of Economic Development, announced the launch of the state's newly redesigned tourism Web site. ExploreGeorgia.org offers visitors custom featu... » Read More
Precious memories that really are

Precious memories that really are

In the tiny country church where I spent most of the first 22 years of my life, where I found the Lord at the age of 11, where, without fail, I had the leading part in every Christmas pageant and w... » Read More
How to deal with your child’s tantrums

How to deal with your child’s tantrums

Q: When he throws a tantrum, which happens several times a day, my 20-month-old often gets down on the floor and starts banging his head. Worried that he may hurt himself, I pick him up and comfort... » Read More
Keeping thy word

Keeping thy word

Not long ago, a friend of mine was huffing, puffing and carrying on something awful about an injustice she had recently suffered. She had dealt with someone rather devious and the result was, well,... » Read More
Getting your kids to tell you when it’s time to go

Getting your kids to tell you when it’s time to go

Q: My 26-month-old daughter will go on the potty happily every hour when told (we're using your "potty bell" and it's working extremely well) and produces every time. As a result, she's having very... » Read More
Mama and her money

Mama and her money

It was a couple of years before Mama just up and died without warning and when we least expected it, that I was visiting her one day. » Read More

‘Boy who cried wolf’ lost on grandson

Q: We are very concerned about our 8-year-old grandson's lying. He always pleads innocence and wonders plaintively why no one ever believes him. When someone confronts him with some misdeed they sa... » Read More

Living the American Dream

Somewhere along the line, it seems, people have stopped talking about the American Dream. I can't recall the last time I heard anyone, in person or through the media, remind folks that we live in t... » Read More

The encouragement of a boy named Juan

Thousands of days, all those filled with clouds, rain, snow or sunshine, have passed since that time, yet the lesson sticks stubbornly to my heart. » Read More


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