"Written by Lisa Valentine Clark"
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What I Wish I'd Known Three Kids Ago

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

In my book, Real Moms: Making It Up As We Go, I’m really insistent about NOT giving advice. I think social ...

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​The Mothering Advice I Always Hated but That Turned Out to Be True

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

I have gone on the website to order my son’s high school graduation gown about 20 times now, and I just can...

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Time to Reevaluate Those New Year's Resolutions!

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

It's the end of January, and my son is furiously trying to finish his science fair project at the last minu...

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How to Keep Christmas Magical for Older Kids

by Lisa Valentine Clark

If your teen's Christmas list consists of nothing but gift cards, don't despair. You can still help them sh...

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Talking to Our Kids About Paris

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

Three of my children are in a French-Immersion program at their elementary and middle schools. This past we...

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Why I Love the Young Women Program

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

When I was in Young Women, I felt constantly out of place. On Sunday, I was taught I had immeasurable power...

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A Back-to-School Pep Talk For Moms

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

It’s that time of year: the leaves are changing, there’s a slight chill in the air, you haven’t put away th...

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The Unexpected Lesson I Learned from Filming 'Once I Was a Beehive'

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Fun Mormon Life

Once I Was a Beehive opened this past weekend, and I am obsessed with it. It has taken over my life, in a g...

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Nonmember Teens Share Experience Starring in Mormon Movie

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

Paris is not a Mormon and plays a non-Mormon teenager while Kaley is not a Mormon and plays a Mormon teenag...

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How Making a Movie Is Like Motherhood

by Lisa Valentine Clark | Mormon Life

See what producer, actor, and author Lisa Valentine Clark has to say about the similar difficulties--and re...