Gifted and 2e Children at Church

Gifted and 2e Children at Church

Gifted and 2e Children at Church

I know from reading conversations online that gifted and 2e children at church is often a big issue for Christian parents. And I’m going to say up front I do not have the answers for this. More than any other post in this series I’m going to raise the questions and I’m sincerely hoping others (continue reading…)

Thinking about Gifted2e from a Christian Perspective

Thinking about Gifted/2e from a Christian Perspective

Thinking about Gifted2e from a Christian Perspective

The idea of giftedness provokes very strong feelings amongst parents. When some parents hear the words “gifted” or “2e” used to describe their child, they feel relieved. It might be the final piece of the puzzle regarding their high-maintenance child who simply doesn’t function like other children. When other parents hear the term gifted they (continue reading…)

Raising Gifted Children in the Christian Faith

Raising Gifted Children in the Christian Faith

Raising Gifted Children in the Christian Faith

Since learning of Caroline’s giftedness (2e), the past year has been a huge learning curve for me. I’ve had to rethink so much about learning and parenting. Because I’m a Christian, I think about these topics in the context of my faith. I realized at one point that there is very little out there about (continue reading…)

Why I Don't Micromanage My Picky Eater

Why I Don’t Micromanage My Picky Eater

Why I Don't Micromanage My Picky Eater

We have two picky eaters in our home. My daughter is a picky eater. I’m the other one. Because I’ve always been very particular about food, it makes it much easier to accept my daughter’s eating preferences. And she has had them from very early on. I remember one day when my in-laws were visiting  (continue reading…)