Values and norms – how understanding these two words can transform your family

Have your kids ever asked why they should do certain things a certain way? Have you ever found yourself answering them, that this is just the way everyone does it? Or did you ever meet a big amount of rules – at your church, workplace or in your own childhood – asking...

Family dynamics: The patterns of individual roles in a family part2

Last week we have been looking at two roles that children are easily adopting in any family. The roles themselves aren’t bad, they are simply part of a family dynamic. However, the more we as parents understand what’s happening, the more we can reach out to our...

Family dynamics: The patterns of individual roles in a family Part 1

Like every year, spending Christmas celebrations with our families has been an interesting experience. On one hand, I love it. I enjoy having the privilege to celebrate with my siblings and parents, to celebrate with my in laws. However, it is challenging too. Simply...

Happy new year 2018! -The reason I feel so blessed and amazed looking back at my 2017

I think my year was amazing. I feel absolutely blessed and amazed looking back to it! Thinking about what makes me feel that way I realize that it has nothing to do with a “pretended perfect live” we have. . I had people in my life that rejected me, not liking who I...

How we de-stressed this Christmas season for our family

Christmas  season. I love it. I love the lights, the smells the music, the decorations. Today, on Thursday the 21st of December, as I write this Article, we have our first Christmas celebration. In the next six days, we have five more. The whole month of December has...

What if by raising children we miss out on something very important?

As we have seen in the two previous articles, God does not long for people to serve him like slaves. He does not demand of us to live at the mercy of him and others around us. He showed us by example that he himself never did that. That he defined “surrender” and “to...

Do we hand ourselves over or do we live by real devotion? Part 2

Today I would like to look at how we can live a life of devotion and shed that victim mentality of living at the mercy of others. As we have seen in this Article from last week, there is a huge difference between real devotion and this presumed devotion that has much...

Do we hand ourselves over or do we live by real devotion?

Did you know there is a huge difference between handing yourself over and living a life of devotion? Most of the time, this difference is not visible from the outside. Plenty of Christian songs talk about the topic. “I give myself to you” – “I surrender” – “I am...

How we can live a successful life after big mistakes or failures

Today’s article is slightly different. It is not in direct relation with family …. However, it has everything to do with family, education, mariage and  personal growth. Simply because a peaceful, happy and healthy family has less to do with what we do – then of whom...

A worthless activity that absorbed my day-turned around in a precious teaching for my kids.

Those who regularly read my articles know that it is really important for me to invest my heart and life into my children and my husband. I want to be close to them and share my life and heart with them. However, I keep reminding myself that this is a daily decision....


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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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(- 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!

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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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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!

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