The Measure of a Mom

2018-05-09T17:17:12+00:00

Note from the Editor:  This week we are honored to welcome back Michele Cushatt as our guest blogger.  Michele is a well-known author, speaker, and coach— who is also a wife and mom of six!  If you haven't heard her incredible and inspiring story, check out her Ziglar Family interview here.    How many children [...]

The Measure of a Mom 2018-05-09T17:17:12+00:00

How to Raise Kids Who Can Fly According to God’s Divine Design

2018-05-03T22:59:44+00:00

by Janie Seltzer, Spiritual Director for Ziglar Family   Parenting is not a job for wimps!  Of all of life’s challenges, parenting, in my opinion, is at the top of the list! Why? Because every chick that is hatched is a unique individual and will NOT go back into the cracked egg, even if you [...]

How to Raise Kids Who Can Fly According to God’s Divine Design 2018-05-03T22:59:44+00:00

How a week in mountains can change your teen’s life

2018-05-03T23:10:59+00:00

Note from the editor:  This week we are pleased to welcome guest blogger James McLamb. James is a Generation Ziglar co-founder whose mission is “To influence the next generation to impact future generations.”  James works with schools and youth organizations to share the principles of success and leadership development.   Mr. Zig Ziglar said, “Go as far [...]

How a week in mountains can change your teen’s life 2018-05-03T23:10:59+00:00

[VIDEO + PDF] How to Help Your Child Find His or Her Purpose – with Kevin Monroe

2018-05-03T23:45:26+00:00

By Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family Parents, I have a question that I want you to really reflect on for just a minute: How do you know if you are living your purpose?  Living out that unique mission that is unique to your talents, passions, and abilities?  Now I'm going to make it a [...]

[VIDEO + PDF] How to Help Your Child Find His or Her Purpose – with Kevin Monroe 2018-05-03T23:45:26+00:00

4 Special Easter Activities for Kids (and one for older teens & parents)

2018-05-04T01:37:23+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director of Ziglar Family Note from the editor:  This week, we at Ziglar Family extend joyous Easter greetings to our Christian brothers and sisters, warm Passover greetings to our Jewish friends, and — well, just lots of love to the rest of you!  Peace!    This year, Holy Week had a [...]

4 Special Easter Activities for Kids (and one for older teens & parents) 2018-05-04T01:37:23+00:00

9 Signs That a Child Has Entitlement Issues

2018-03-15T17:32:00+00:00

Editor's note:  This week we are honored to welcome social psychologist, parenting expert and best-selling author Susan Newman, Ph.D., as our guest blogger.  Dr. Newman is the author of 15 books in the relationship and parenting fields, including Little Things Long Remembered: Making Your Children Feel Special Every Day. Her research and books examine such areas as building strong [...]

9 Signs That a Child Has Entitlement Issues 2018-03-15T17:32:00+00:00

Have You Mastered “The Look”?

2018-03-12T14:27:08+00:00

Editor's note: This week we are honored to have another outstanding guest post by John G. Miller, co-author (with wife, Karen G. Miller) of Raising Accountable Kids:  How to Be an Outstanding Parent Using the Power of Personal Accountability.  John and Karen are parents to seven children and have eight grandkids, as well. The Millers make their home in Denver, [...]

Have You Mastered “The Look”? 2018-03-12T14:27:08+00:00

Want to Change the World? It starts at home…

2018-02-15T17:41:30+00:00

by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Well, it's been a bit of a week, hasn't it?   Valentine's Day, Ash Wednesday, and the senseless tragedy in Florida that has left us all reeling —all on the same day — it's certainly been an emotional roller coaster. And it's left many of us feeling that something needs [...]

Want to Change the World? It starts at home… 2018-02-15T17:41:30+00:00

Family Meal Time: It’s about so much more than the food!

2018-01-22T15:42:22+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family There are countless things that I worry about doing "wrong" as a parent, from how I manage my girls' technology usage to whether I'm doing enough to teach them how to survive in the 'real world' when it gets here (sooner than I am ready for!). One thing [...]

Family Meal Time: It’s about so much more than the food! 2018-01-22T15:42:22+00:00

7 Effects of Technology Addiction on Kids (and How to Overcome It)

2018-01-18T13:53:18+00:00

by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director of Ziglar Family Smartphones, tablets, or the Internet can be addictive because their use can trigger the release of the brain chemical dopamine to alter mood — which is exactly what drugs and alcohol do.  That's a pretty sobering thought, isn't it? (No pun intended.) And just like with alcohol [...]

7 Effects of Technology Addiction on Kids (and How to Overcome It) 2018-01-18T13:53:18+00:00