Fearless Parenting

Would you describe yourself as a fearless parent? I can say that if anything, parenting has brought out more fears than virtually anything else in my life.    I wonder if I’m around enough. Do my kids have enough or do they have too much? Will I miss out on something important? What if they become teenagers and rebel and forsake everything I’ve tried to teach them? Am I providing a healthy balance of grace and discipline? Could they... Read More
Posted by Andy Savage at Tuesday, February 14, 2017 | 0 comments
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Get in Good Parenting Shape in 2017

I have a problem. M&M candies seem to have a death grip on me. I literally just downed a handful while writing this blog! I end up in this spot at the end of every year. I give myself a some freedom; I relax my diet and splurge a little. It seems simple and innocent but those minor indulgences add up to an M&M habit that I’m going to have to break in the New Year.   It’s no secret that habits are hard to break, especially when they are attached to our... Read More
Posted by Andy Savage at Wednesday, January 4, 2017 | 0 comments
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The Idolatry of Discipline

This is the last blog post I thought I would ever be writing. I am such a proponent of discipline, routine and good systems, it just seems counterintuitive to who I am to write this post. However, in the last few months, I have been evaluating some things in my life on a deeper level.   I am an extremely disciplined person. I have the strange ability to "flip the switch" and adopt new disciplines, resume old ones and simply make myself do things by sheer will. Most of... Read More
Posted by Andy Savage at Monday, July 25, 2016 | 0 comments
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