Beyond the Duggars: 5 things you can do to prevent child sexual abuse

Lego Gymnast

The following is a guest post from Joelle Casteix, author of The Well-Armored Child: A Parent’s Guide to Preventing Sexual Abuse, due out September 15. I’ve written about childhood sexual assault many times on this blog, particularly as it relates to Generation X, so be sure to review the related posts section at this end of this article. It’s […]

Dana Hemminger: Oklahoma Mom Opens Up About Down Syndrome and the Power of Worship Over Pain


Welcome to the Oklahoma Women Summer Faith Series on Are You There, God? It’s Me, Generation X.  We kicked things off on Sunday with Oklahoma writer and humorist Heather Davis. What a blessing to learn about the faith of a successful book author and public school teacher! Today, it’s a privilege to give space and time […]

Beautiful Broken Bow: Every Summer Has A Story (With Pictures)

Every Summer Has a Story

We stole away to Southeast Oklahoma a few weeks ago to celebrate the end of school and the start of summer. All our dreams packed into both Jeeps because one isn’t big enough to carry all these hopes. Hopes for a perfect weekend. a perfect cabin, a perfect campfire. Next summer, Juliette will be packing […]

Kicking Off The Oklahoma Women Summer Faith Series With Heather Davis

Oklahoma Women

Welcome to the Oklahoma Women Summer Faith Series on Are You There, God? It’s Me, Generation X.  If you’d like to participate, use this form to contact me. I’d love to hear from you. Our first interview is with the delightful Heather Davis, an Oklahoma wife, mother, humorist, blogger, public speaker — and the author of five […]

A Daughter’s First Communion

Rosary First Communion

It’s a joy to share with you pictures of our daughter Bridgette’s First Communion. It was one of the best days of my life as we celebrated her receiving the wine and the bread and the gift of everlasting life. In keeping with tradition, the first grade moms at Bridgy’s school served as hostesses for the […]