Family Fall Events Happening at Chase Oaks

By , Copy Editor| September 25th, 2019|

For many of us, fall means cooler weather, football, and pumpkin spice everything! Fall is also a great time to spend time with family and friends as many communities host a variety of events—from pumpkin patches and fall festivals to haunted houses and trunk-or-treats. Let’s enjoy this beautiful and fun season by checking out the [...]

The Importance of Having a Mentor

By , Communications Resident| September 20th, 2019|

When going through life, we need people to stand next to us through the thick and thin. I’m not talking about our friends, our family, or our partner. I’m talking about a mentor. What Is a Mentor? The dictionary describes a mentor as a trusted counselor or guide. We believe there are four aspects that [...]

Q Commons 2019: Create a Better Future

By , Copy Editor| September 19th, 2019|

What is Q Commons? Q Commons is a two-hour event that connects national and local leaders to neighbors and friends in your community for a conversation on how we can advance good thinking, action, and virtue in a tumultuous culture. Q Commons is known for doing more than just asserting opinions. It is known for [...]

Three Tips for Creating Positive Connections With Adult Children

By , Contributing Writer| September 17th, 2019|

When I was pregnant with my oldest son, I remember many well-meaning people telling me two things: You have 18 years to teach, guide, and develop this baby into a young man. The next 18 years will fly by, so make the most of every day. The time did fly by, and 18 years is [...]

LIFT: A New Way for Students to Connect at Chase Oaks

By , Copy Editor| September 12th, 2019|

What Is LIFT? We know how much of a struggle the middle school and high school years can be for students and parents. Life pulls teens in so many different directions, and it can be challenging to guide them in the right one. That’s why we have created a new way for students to connect [...]

Seven Resources to Empower Parents

By , Communications Resident| September 6th, 2019|

Having kids is one of the greatest joys, but not every day, as a parent, is roses and daisies. In fact, most days look like cheerios and snot, which is a reality we might forget about when dreaming about parenthood. Whether you’re a new parent or a seasoned mom or dad, having kids can be [...]