Want to raise emotionally and spiritually healthy kids? Have a healthy marriage! Here is practical, proven advice from a couple who've been there that will help you set priorities, overcome family backgrounds, and much more. In the end, you'll see that when you make the choice for a solid marriage, you're making the choice for your kids. What better gift could you give them?
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 176 Vendor: Moody Publishers Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 8.50 X 5.50 (inches) ISBN: 0802469426 ISBN-13: 9780802469427 Availability: In Stock
Building a healthy marriage can give your kids a great head start in life. Kendra and John Smiley learned this through the ups and downs of raising three sons, all now grown. With her trademark humor, honesty, and the wisdom that she has shared on Focus on the Family and Family Life Today, Kendra offers practical, day-in, day-out insights on kids, marriage, and much more. She shares her wisdom on such topics as setting priorities and coming to grips with family backgrounds, showing how when we make the right choice for our marriage, we're making the right choice for our children. "Resident Dad" John pitches in with his perspective. Learn how to "parent like a pro"!
KENDRA SMILEY, named Illinois Mother of the Year in 2001, hosts a daily radio program, Live Life Intentionally, and speaks nationally and internationally. She graduated with highest honors from the University of Illinois then went on to earn her Master of Science from University of North Dakota.
She has written more than half a dozen books including High Wire Mom and Empowering Choices. She and her husband are co-authors of Do Your Kids a Favor...Love Your Spouse and Journey of a Strong-Willed Child. Kendra has also written numerous magazine articles, contributed to several books, and currently writes a monthly column for Hearts at Home magazine.
Kendra and her husband, John, live in East Lynn, Illinois.