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Why I Took My Kids Toys Away: 6 Years Later

Ever wonder what happened to the kids whose mom ignited a firestorm when she took all their toys away? Six years later, this follow-up post addresses all the questions brought up by that still very controversial post. A must read!

Six years I inadvertently ignited a firestorm when I took all my kids toys away, then wrote a blog post about what happened next–and why is was one of the best things we ever did for our family. Six years later, the topic is as controversial as ever, but follow-up post addresses all the questions brought up by that still-heated post, as well as where we are at as a family now. A must read!

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How to Find a Why That is Bigger Than Your Fear

What happens when you stop the excuses? When you consciously take control of your own life and don’t let anything stand in your way? Would that lead to success? Or happiness? Maybe even both? When we understand that we have the ability to take control of our own destiny, we can actually remove the things keeping us stuck and start creating a life we love! Don't miss these 3 strategies on how to break the excuses mentality--for good! #livingwellspendingless #doitscaredpodcast #doitscared #ruthsoukup #noexcuses

What happens when you stop the excuses? When you consciously take control of your own life and don’t let anything stand in your way? Would that lead to success? Or happiness? Maybe even both? When we understand that we have the ability to take control of our own destiny, we can actually remove the things keeping us stuck and start creating a life we love! Don’t miss these 3 strategies on how to break the excuses mentality–for good!

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Bring Your Family Back to the Table

Top Three Ways to Get Back to the Family Table | Family Meals | Relationships | Importance of Eating Together | Marriage | Food Made Simple |

Have family meals fallen by the wayside in the midst of your busy life? Sitting down to eat together might feel impossible when things get hectic, but research says that family dinner is one of the most beneficial things you can do! If you’ve been struggling to make it happen, here’s how to bring your family back to the table with 3 simple–but profound–ideas to make it work.

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Is Your Marriage Normal?

Is Your Marriage Normal? | Marriage & Relationships | Marriage Issues | Relationship Tips

Ever find yourself wondering if you and your spouse are the only ones who struggle? When the going gets rough, it is easy to wonder if what are going through is normal, but the good news is that marriage looks different to everyone – and that’s okay. Here are 8 perfectly normal marriage issues we all experience, as well as ways they can bring the two of you closer.

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