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Huff Post: 6 Things You Shouldn't Say to Big Families

by Huffington Post | February 4, 2016 | Humor Fun Mormon Life

Mormons are known for their big families and getting stares for their "Mormon van" full of kidlets. In fact...

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When a Child Leaves the Church

by LDS.org | January 26, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Weeks had passed since my adult daughter had moved to a new city, and each Sunday that she missed church br...

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Why I’m Not Forcing My Kids to Believe in God

by Jason F. Wright | January 19, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

“Quit forcing your kids to believe in God.” That was the feedback best-selling author Jason Wright received...

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Lessons From Elizabeth Smart: How to Avoid Dangerous Pitfalls When Teaching Your Kids About Sex

by LDS Smile | January 16, 2016 | Famous Mormons Makes You Think Mormon Life

Caution: The following article provides quotes and accounts from Elizabeth Smart's life that some readers m...

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Our Best Defense Against Pornography

by LDS.org | January 9, 2016 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

I was shopping for school clothes with my nine-year-old son when our conversation turned from lighthearted ...

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What I Told My Son When He Said Boys Were More Important Than Girls

by Chelsea Dyreng | January 2, 2016 | Humor Makes You Think Mormon Life

My Dear son, The other day you were eating lunch at the table across from your 12-year-old twin sisters, wh...

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5 Tips to Help Kids Keep Resolutions (and You Too)

by LDS NET | December 30, 2015 | Makes You Think

Many families use the new year as an opportunity to review accomplishments, rededicate ourselves, and set n...

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8 New Year’s Resolutions to Bring Your Family Closer Together

by Utah Valley 360 | December 29, 2015 | Mormon Life

Parents may have a secret weapon when it comes to making and keeping New Year’s resolutions: their kids. Af...

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How Sacrament Can Be Sacred Even While You're Wrangling Toddlers in the Foyer

by LDS.org | November 28, 2015 | Humor Fun Makes You Think Mormon Life

I wanted to write an amazing blog post for my fellow dads that details the simple steps we can take to make...

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3 Ways Latter-Day Saints Can Simplify Their Lives Now (& Find More Joy in the Process)

by Aggieland Mormons | November 26, 2015 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

As a mom and wife, I am constantly bombarded with reminders of my inability to keep a perfect home, feed my...