When Panic Attacks [A 3-Step Plan]

It was obvious I needed a plan. I decided to come up with my own three-step “program” for when panic attacks.

Two Ways I’m Learning to Help My Child Process Anger

Here are two ways I’m learning to not just discipline, but equip my little girl.

A Peter Rabbit Sort of Day

Imagine my excitement when I discovered that "Peter Rabbit" was included in this season's family series at the Center for Puppetry Arts.

From the Tree to the Plate

An apple picking we went!

When a Selfie Won’t Do

On Friday, I received an email from my publisher asking for a short bio and photo. There was only one problem. You see, I didn’t have any current pictures.

From Closet to Office Transformation

Don't have space for a home office? Here's how we turned a corner of our master bedroom closet into one.

Ashleigh Slater on the Matt Townsend Show

Listen to me talk about the "newlywed fog" on the Matt Townsend Show!

A Surprise Visit

I received a very unexpected visit from a kidney stone.

Today’s Lesson from the Homefront

Perhaps it's wiser to give a 2-year-old a doll with less hair.

Tom, Huck, and Teaching Discernment

Yep, this classic tale of Tom Sawyer, Huckleberry Finn, and Becky Thatcher is alive and well at our house. Well, at least in the “literary” sense.

A Sure-Fire Way to Start a Fight With Your Spouse

This is my husband Ted. I offer you this picture of him with a bit of marriage advice on the side.

The Fix-It Man and His Wife: How Venting Can Negatively Impact...

Even in marriage, there’s a fine line between confiding and venting.

Carpe Urbem!

Do you simply live somewhere or do you "carpe urbem"?

The Death Wish

The death of old habits is like Inigo Motoya’s infamous hunt for the six-fingered man.

The Value of Play

Play doesn’t always come easy for me. In fact, sometimes it’s downright hard.

Grieving Miscarriage with Our Kids

Four ways we walked our young kids through a miscarriage.

Coffee Talk with JJ Heller

I chatted with Phoenix-based singer and songwriter JJ Heller on her new album, Loved.

3 Ways to Embrace Differences in Marriage

How to hold on to your unique interests and still grow together.

3 Steps to Starving Your Married Crush Quickly

No one is immune to developing a crush. If you are struggling with a married crush, here are 3 steps to starving it quickly.

Coffee Talk with Plumb

I had the opportunity to chat with Plumb on her new album, Need You Now.