Looking Back on Life – Time With Your Kids

You will never look back on your life and think, “I spent too much time with my kids.

How to Build A Ship

“If you want to build a ship, then don’t drum up men to gather wood, give orders,
and divide the work. Rather, teach them to yearn for the far and endless sea.”
— Antoine de Saint-Exupery

Parents, adapt this wonderful quote for your own children:

If you want to raise a happy child, do not scold and punish him. Rather, teach him to yearn for praise and respect of his loved ones.

If you want your child to get their homework done, don’t watch the clock of the evening. Rather, teach them to enjoy the fruits of productive and efficient work ethics.

I am just making these up, but I am sure you can add or expand. Please post your versions below!

Kid Raised By Lesbians

Zach Wahls, a 19-year-old University of Iowa student spoke about the strength of his family during a public forum on House Joint Resolution 6 in the Iowa House of Representatives. Wahls has two mothers, and came to oppose House Joint Resolution 6 which would end civil unions in Iowa.

The fight to to keep marriage equality in Iowa continues, help us support Iowans like Zach.

The sexual orientation of my parents has had zero effect on the content of my character.