Jed Jurchenko

Jed Jurchenko is the husband to an incredible wife, daddy to four amazing girls, and a foster dad to one more. He's served as a children's pastor, marriage and family therapist, psychology professor, award-winning writing coach, and life coach. Jed is the author of 23 books on relationships, parenting, writing, and doing life well. In his free time, you'll find Jed reading, preparing for an upcoming marathon, barbecuing, paddle boarding, and enjoying life with his incredible family. Find out more about Jed's books, coaching, and courses at www.ithrive320.com.

Self-Care Infographics for Your Website

Self-Care Infographics to Share: 5 Powerful Infographics on Self-Care

Are you looking for self-care infographics to share on your website? We’ve got you covered. Just copy and paste the HTML code below the design that best suits your needs. Add them to any HTML box on your website and you’re set. It really is that easy! We have several self-care infographics to choose from. …

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What is self care for kids - childhood self care defined

What is Self Care for Kids? Childhood self care defined.

Self care for kids is any activity that helps a child regulate. Childhood self care is important because just like adults, kids get stressed. Children don’t always recognize when they are stressed. Their bodies and brains are still developing. Plus, kids are still learning what signs to look for. This makes a regular routine of …

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How to Create a Family Gratitude Habit

Becoming a Thankful Family: How to create a family gratitude habit!

Becoming a thankful family may not be easy—especially in 2020! But it is possible. Developing a family gratitude habit is an excellent way to help kids practice the virtue of thankfulness. Moreover, this tiny habit compounds over time and makes the entire world feel brighter. Our family knows because we are living this adventure. Here’s …

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The Ultimate Guide to Self-Care for Kids: How to Help Kids Manage Childhood Stressors Well

The Ultimate Guide to Self-Care for Kids: Reduce Childhood Stress Fast!

Are your kids equipped to practice healthy self-care? Self-care for kids is important because, just like adults, kids get stressed. In these crazy times, childhood stress is on the rise. Plus, childhood stressors are sneaky. If you’re like us, then you long to give your kids the best. This, however, can be where the problem …

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The Ultimate Guide to Self-Care-8 Ideas to Recharge Fast

The Ultimate Guide to Self-Care: 8 Self-Care Ideas to Recharge Fast!

Healthy self-care involves stepping out of the hustle and bustle of life to tend to one’s physical and emotional needs. Self-care is important because the human body requires rest. Think of the body as an organic machine. Cars require oil changes. Computers need reboots. And the human body must de-stress. Although the word self-care sounds …

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Spelling and Grammar and Good Writing

Spelling and Grammar, how important are they in good writing?

Spelling and grammar matters! Every writer knows this. But exactly how important are they? Should writers wait to create their masterpiece until after they’ve refined the mechanics of their writing? If spelling and grammar are not a writer’s strong suit, should that person pack up their writing dream? After all, you won’t find a brain …

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How to be a grace-based parent with grace-based parenting

How to be a Grace-Based Parent with Family Do-Over Days

Are you a grace-based parent? You might be. First, think about how you would answer the following questions. Then, we’ll dive into what grace-based parenting is all about! Do you love your kids and long to see them succeed? Are you pulling for your children, on their side, and one of their biggest fans? When …

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Creative Parenting Ideas. Raising happy kids in a pandemic.

Creative Parenting Ideas for Raising Happy Kids in a Pandemic

Let’s be honest. Creative parenting in the mids of a pandemic is not easy. And neither is raising healthy, happy kids. At least these things are not as easy as when the world is functioning normally. But what are parents to do? The reality is that in 2020, the world isn’t functioning as usual. Mask …

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Inspired writers - how to find your writing inspiration and keep it

Inspired Writers: Find your writing inspiration and keep it!

Inspired writers write. They put one word in front of the next until the sentence is complete. Then, they do this over and over again! But staying inspired isn’t always easy. According to Steven Pressfield, one of the successful writers’ primary jobs is to overcome resistance—or anything that hinders the writer from writing. I love …

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Lead at Home

Lead at Home: The five gears applied to families, relationships, and home!

“Leadership is influence, nothing more nothing less.” I grew up attending Skyline church when leadership expert John Maxwell was pastoring—which is where I first heard this phrase. Leader’s lead. They lead at work and leaders lead at home too. This is something I have long believed. What do you think of when you hear the …

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