How to shake off the outside pressure on your parenting by keeping the right focus

Have you ever asked yourself how to not bend under the pressure of parenting?  Every parent I’ve ever met has this ardent desire to be a successful parent. However, the definition of “successful” parenting can vary tremendously. Many parents are under great pressure...

“Why I stay” … Alexis impressive faithfulness in the midst of strong feelings

Remember my friend Maria? She amazes me daily with her heart to be  a wonderful mom for her daughter, overcoming their difficult past with her teachable, soft spirit. Today I will introduce to you another friend of mine. Let’s call her Alexis. Alexis is married and a...

How to recognize and break vicious circles in your family

Has it ever happened to you that your child behaved in such an annoying way that it was difficult for you to treat him or her with a loving attitude? Have you ever been so displeased with your spouse that it was difficult for you to say the words "I love you" to him...

How to be a perfect mom – (and why you are able to be one )

After talking with moms from different backgrounds, cultures and levels of society I realized we all have things in common. An important one of them is the heart of a mother that longs to be a perfect mom for her children. Often, mothers don’t tell it like this. More...

Vacations are priceless – and this for life, not just for a moment.

  As I am writing this article, I'm sitting outside our tent, listening to the birds up in the tree, to the children playing on the playground nearby and to the people splashing in the the pool only a few meters away from our camping place.... Yes, I am still on that...

How Maria was blown away by an experts advice

When you are reading this article, I am already in the south of France, on a campground with my kids. Spring here is somewhat warmer and sunnier than in Switzerland and while Benny stayed behind for his job, our four kids and I enjoy our tent holidays near the...

About the power of labels and the better way to go

As I mentioned in the last article I had some labels to strip off, in order to become who I am today. Therefore I am well aware of the power of such labels.I know the cost of breaking out of the narrowness, into the freedom of the true riches of identity and with it...

Labels and diagnosis we give our children – and how they affect them

During my years in South America I often observed how children were called by adjectives instead of their names. They were called names like “El gordito”(fat), “flaquito” (slim), “gringo”(western, white skin) , “negro”(black – having a dark skin) etc. In the...

I don’t love him – feelings of a married woman and her understanding of true love

I haven’t been writing much, concerning this section of marriage … simply because I feel like Benny is the one making our marriage as easy and beautiful as it is. He’s a man of quality, and everything he does; he does with excellence – including being a husband....

Some personal thoughts on my first year running this Website

When I started with that website exactly one year ago, I had mainly one thing in mind: To write down all these “articles” I had been formulating in my head for years, to write down all my revelations and understandings I had been telling people about, to write down...


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My name is Jeanne and I was born in Switzerland 1978. I grew up…

Welcome to familythatmatters

This website will provide you with new articles about family life, education, marriage, personal growth and about faith. The content is profound, practical, based on love. It honors you as a family and an individual, independently of your origin and social background. I will share with you the insights of my journey to be this successful woman, wife and mother. I enjoy my life with a deep gratefulness in my heart – and the aim is to share what I’ve learned with you. Articles come out on a weekly basis. Come and join the thousands of readers from all over the world!

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Jeanne from familythatmatters

Bienvenue chez « Family that matters » !

(- famille qui fais une difference- )

Toutes les semaines, ce site vous fournira un article nouveau sur la vie de famille, l’éducation, le mariage, le développement personnel et la vie chrétienne. Le contenu est profond, pratique, basé dans l’amour. Il vous honore en tant que famille et individu, indépendamment de votre origine et de votre milieu social. Je partagerai avec vous ce que j’ai appris durant le processus pour devenir cette femme, cette épouse et cette mère épanouie que je suis aujourd’hui. J’apprécie ma vie avec une profonde reconnaissance du coeur – donc le but est de partager ce que j’ai appris avec vous. Venez et rejoignez les milliers de lecteurs du monde entier!


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Willkommen bei Family that matters!

(-Familie die einen Unterschied macht-)

Auf dieser Website finden Sie wöchentlich ein neuer Artikel über das Familienleben, die Erziehung, die Ehe, dem persönlichem Wachstum und Glaubensimpulse. Der Inhalt ist tiefgründig, praktisch und basiert auf der Liebe. Es ehrt Sie als Familie und Einzelperson, unabhängig von Ihrer Herkunft und ihrer soziale Ebene. Ich werde mit Ihnen die Einsichten die ich auf meiner Reise von einem identitätslosen Teenie bis hin zu dieser erfolgreichen Frau, Ehefrau und Mutter, die ich heute bin. Ich genieße mein Leben mit einer tiefen Dankbarkeit in meinem Herzen – und das Ziel dieser Seite ist es, mit euch das zu teilen, das ich gelernt habe. Artikel kommen auf einer wöchentlichen Basis heraus. Seien Sie einen Teil der tausenden von Lesern aus der ganzen Welt!

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Jeanne von familythatmatters

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(-La Familia que hace una differencia-)

Cada semana, van a encontrar un nuevo Articulo sobre la vida de familia, la educación, el matrimonio, el crecimiento personal y la vida christiana. El contenido es profundo, práctico, basado en el amor, honrándoles como familia y como individuo, independientemente de tu origen, cultura y trasfondo social. Compartiré con usted lo que aprendí en mi camino de una adolescente sin identidad y futuro hasta está exitosa mujer, esposa y madre que soy hoy en día. Disfruto de mi vida con un agradecimiento profundo en mi corazón, y el objetivo de está página es compartir lo que he aprendido contigo. Los artículos salen semanalmente. ¡Ven y únanse a los miles de lectores de todo el mundo!

Con cariño,

Jeanne de familythatmatters

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