Hero In Parenting: Warrior Mama

It’s been far too long since we had a Hero In Parenting nominee. Totally my fault! I took down the contact form to make some changes and got distracted and wandered off. But we’re back! Hooray! After you read about our fantastic Hero Mom, check out my announcement at the end of the post. Sherry […]

Hero In Parenting: City Chic On A Farm

One of the great things about the Heroes In Parenting program is highlighting heroes, and I’m super proud of today’s nominee: Sherry Martz. (She has no idea that I’m putting her up for this. Heh, heh, heh.) I met Sherry a couple of years ago at a conference and we recently went to the BlissDom […]

Heroes In Parenting: January 24 Edition

Hello, Internets! Today I’m thrilled to bring you the story of Shannon, who was nominated by Tammy. Here’s what Tammy has to say about her friend: Shannon has devoted her life to her children and husband. Her kids have had their ups and downs of medical problems their whole life and she has never complained. […]

Heroes In Parenting:
An Initiative is Revived

Longtime readers will remember that HIP program that I undertook in 2009. HIP stands for Heroes In Parenting. With all the depressing news that surrounds us, I really felt the need to highlight people who are doing good things with their kids. Here we are 2 years later, and we’re still surrounded by some pretty […]

Heroes In Parenting, May 2009

Well hello! Did you think I forgot the Heroes In Parenting (HIP) project? Nope! Not me. Uh-uh. We’re going to try doing this monthly, and see how that goes. Oh! And please see the end for a New Development in the HIP project. Amanda from Tumble Dry writes a beautiful post about her daughter’s transition […]

Heroes In Parenting, Second Edition

Welcome to the second edition of the HIP project! In a world full of discouragement and bad news, this is the place to celebrate those everyday parenting heroes all around us. What is a HIP, you may ask? Not to worry, friend! All is explained in the original HIP post. Without further ado, here are […]