Posts Tagged ‘family’

3 Tips for Surviving Christmas with the In-Laws From a Marriage Expert

Christmas with your in-laws can be wonderful and hard all at the same time. I adore my in-laws and yet, I can still sometimes feel like an outsider at family gatherings where traditions that are new to me are present. Dr. Greg Smalley from Focus on the Family is a marriage expert who unpacks the 3 keys to an awesome Christmas with your in-laws in my latest podcast. Scroll down to listen to the full… … Continue reading

4 Ways to Celebrate a Socially Distanced Thanksgiving

If the world were a normal place right now, my husband and I would be busy making plans to spend Thanksgiving in Illinois and Christmas in Ohio with our respective families. But because of the pandemic and his status as immunocompromised with a long list of preexisting conditions, we’ve chosen to fly solo for the holidays this year. It’s a bummer, but I know that thousands of other families are having to make that same… … Continue reading

Family Fun Hub

With the need for quarantine and social distancing, it may be difficult to find ways that your family can still have fun with some backyard gadgets.  Check out some of these great options right here in the tristate!  As usual, we would love to add. more ideas to this!  Please email your thoughts to bsmith@wayfm.com.  Thanks! Animals Stay At Home with Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden Wesselman Woods & Nature Preserve Play & Learn… … Continue reading

What’s YOUR Chapter Called?

  THANK YOU for sharing some life with me on the air last week by telling me, if we were writing a book together, what your chapter would be titled in a book on parenting…marriage…a book on being single…even on how to be a better puppy owner! When my friend who’s currently writing her novel for NaNoWriMo first told me to try this challenge, my goal was to get to know you better, but really I learned… … Continue reading

Memorial Day Could Have Been Very Different For My Family

In April 1945, a 20 year old mother received a message that undoubtedly sent her to her knees. A hand delivered telegram informed her that her husband was injured in combat in Germany during World War II. The message didn’t provide any specific details (I’m sure that only added to her worrying), but merely said to send mail to his previous address until a new one was received. I can only imagine her questions. What… … Continue reading

See “The Star” for FREE on 11/8

Witness the story of the first Christmas…through a whole new set of eyes. In a new animated movie your family won’t want to miss: The Star, with the voice talents of Tyler Perry, Tracy Morgan, and Oprah Winfrey. WAY-FM listeners have a special opportunity to attend an exclusive pre-screening Wednesday, November 8th, 7PM at AMC Grapevine Mills 30. Seats are first come first serve. Reserve yours now below! … Continue reading

Win a $1000 Shopping Spree in Our Hot Husband Contest!

Let’s face it. Your husband’s looks aren’t the only thing that’s attractive about him. Next time you catch him helping with homework, taking out the trash, or just being kind, snap a photo of him. It might win you a $1,000 shopping spree ($500 for you, $500 for him) in honor of Father’s Day! We’ll randomly select one GRAND PRIZE winner! Plus we’ll choose daily winners who will receive a copy of the Every Man’s Bible. The contest ends… … Continue reading