“There is no greater good in all the world than motherhood. The influence of a mother in the lives of her children is beyond calculation” –James E. Faust
Motherhood is NOT a competition! God has equipped you to mother your children. Nobody knows your family better than you do. | This Sweet Life #parenting #motherhood
This is true of all relationships: between mother and child, husband and wife, siblings...until we realize and accept that only One, greater than all these combined, will sustain us, it will always be painful.
Detroit ❤ Thanks to all pinners that see the good in Detroit. There's SO much more good than what the world is shown!
There’s a man called The Doctor. He lives on a cloud in the sky, and all he does, all day, every day, is to stop all the children in the world ever having bad dreams.
14-10-2013_A good day to: Give thanks to Mother Earth for all her gifts
With Zig’s death today (11/28/12), I’m grateful for his good and exemplary life, best known for sharing his enthusiasm and inspiring so many around the world. He will be missed and remembered for helping to motivate us toward greater excellence in every area of our lives.
Eve was given the identity of 'the mother of all living'. . . before she ever bore a child. It would appear that her motherhood preceded her maternity. . .We must not, at all costs, let that word divide us. -Sister Patricia Holland, Ensign, Oct. 1987, 33
"The process of shaping the child....shapes also the mother herself. Reverence for her sacred burden calls her to all that is pure and good, that she may teach primarily by her own humble, daily example." ~ Elisabeth Elliot
PHOTO OF THE WEEK: 10 May 2012 marks the tenth anniversary of ‘A World Fit for Children’. The document – committing governments to specific health, education and protection goals for children – was adopted in 2002 at the United Nation’s first-ever General Assembly Special Session on Children. - An infant and her mother, in Niamey, Niger. ©UNICEF/Nyani Quarmyne
Lon Po Po: Once, long ago, there was a woman who lived alone in the country with her three children, Shang, Tao, and Paotze. On the day of their grandmother’s birthday, the good mother set off to see her, leaving the three children at home.
Goblin Shark: This rare shark is sometimes even called a “living fossil”, “is the only extant representative of the family Mitsukurinidae, a lineage some 125 years old.” Goblin sharks inhabit around the world at depths greater than 100 m (330 ft), with adults found deeper than juveniles. Given the depths at which it lives, the goblin shark poses no danger to humans. (Image credits: imgur)
Grand Duchess Maria, the 3rd daughter of Nikolay II. Her mother could die while gave her a birth. Very tall and bouncing Maria was very much alike her grandfather Alexander III and dreamt to marry and born many children. She was talented in painting and used her left hand for this though she wrote by her right hand. Was very close to her father. After her death more than 18 women declared themselves as Maria but non was close to the original
It starts with a letter, lost for half a century and unexpectedly delivered to Edie’s mother on a Sunday afternoon. The letter leads Edie to Milderhurst Castle, where the eccentric Blythe spinsters live and where, she discovers, her mother was billeted during World War II. The elder Blythe sisters are twins and have spent most of their lives caring for their younger sister, Juniper, who hasn’t been the same since her fiancé jilted her in 1941. Inside the decaying castle...
Matthew 5:14 provides not only children, but all of us, with a powerful and important message that we ARE the light of the world and it is our purpose to share our light with the world through good deeds and an honest heart. This wonderful bible craft is a great way to help children better understand this beautiful scripture.
Mary Ann Cotton was an English serial killer believed to have murdered 21 people, mainly by arsenic poisoning. It was discovered that Mary Ann had murdered three of her husbands, a lover, a friend, her mother, and a dozen children, all of whom had died of stomach fevers. She poisoned them all and her motive was either to gain insurance money or to pave way for a new marriage. 21 people close to her died and, believe it or not, up to 15 of them
"Police arrested an Oklahoma mother accused of sexually abusing her three young children on multiple occasions over the span of three months. The woman is seen smiling from ear-to-ear in an eerie mugshot released by authorities. Natalie Lynn Webb, 30, is accused of “sexual abuse and exploitation” of her children after her 9-year-old son reportedly told authorities that his 8-year-old brother and his two 3-year-old sisters had all been molested."
Gush - isn't this a sweet photograph? "she is what's good about the world. In her I can see what we all hope still exists, here and in us."
Just a father and mother kissing their dying little girl goodbye. If you are wondering why all the medic people are bowing: in less than an hour, two small children in the next room are able to live thanks to the little girl’s kidney and liver.
Demeter [aka Ceres] Her name evolved from a primitive form of the words "Earth Mother" Demeter appeared above all as goddess of the fruits and riches of the fields. The eldest daughter of Cronus and sister to Zeus, she was the first devoured to avoid a prophecy of being overthrown by his children and last to be spit up after living with her siblings in his stomach. She was widely worshiped in the pre-historic and ancient worlds and was mother to Persephone, the goddess of Spring
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How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk: Adele Faber & Elaine Mazlish: “Will bring about more cooperation from children than all the yelling and pleading in the world.” –Christian Science Monitor #Book #Parenting
The World says that motherhood is an "add on" to an important fulfilled life. Every child raised by a godly mom knows better. Mom, You matter! Everything you are doing is at the center of the spiritual battle that rages on all around your children. From God's perspective, you're not missing out, you are in the center of it all. "Ten Reasons Mom Is a "10"" MatthewLJacobson.com
Three years ago, while she was on maternity leave, Ros Ball and her partner began a diary of their children's lives. They wanted to record the moments when their children were made aware of gender stereotypes; when they were directed towards a view of the world in which girls and boys inhabit separate, rigid spheres of pink and blue – the first sphere passive, pretty and gentle, the second aggressive, active and strong. The results were tweeted under the title Baby Gender Diary.
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Copyright Millie Robson 2012 all rights reserved. You can buy the calendar from my website millierobson.com under the SHOP section please make sure you select the right price for your shipping option. All profits from the sales of the calendar (after printing & production costs) will go directly to Women & Children First UK, supporting their vital work in saving the lives of mothers and babies in some of the poorest communities in the world. Costume by Wink Designs.
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Dear God, Please hear my prayer...I am alone and afraid in this cruel world. Send your angel and take us home now. Prayer of a loving mother with her precious pups, no home, no loving family...nothing. PLEASE DON'T SHOP! ADOPT! Save the lives of these beautiful creatures. They deserve so very much more!
Nannie Doss (November 4, 1905 – June 2, 1965) was a serial killer responsible for the deaths of eleven people between the 1920s and 1954. She finally confessed to the murders in October 1954, when her fifth husband had died in a small hospital in Tulsa, Oklahoma. In all, it was revealed that she had killed four husbands, two children, her two sisters, her mother, a grandson and a nephew. She has been given the monikers "The Giggling Nanny", "The Giggling Granny" and "The Jolly Black Widow".