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An Interview with Natasha Debnam (Illustrator of My Lighthouse book)

An Interview with Natasha Debnam (Illustrator of My Lighthouse book)

An Interview with Natasha Debnam (Illustrator of My Lighthouse book) We always knew we wanted to write a children's book around the concept of our song My Lighthouse. The idea kind of always stuck around, and even when new albums came out and tours began, it was always in the back of our minds.  But once we started writing songs and creating a little more for our children, we knew it was the right time.  We ended up having several illustrators pitch their work to us, and Natasha Debnam was one of them. We'd worked with her before on the...

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HEART-TO-HEART WITH ALI ABOUT PARENTING ON THE ROAD

HEART-TO-HEART WITH ALI ABOUT PARENTING ON THE ROAD

Probably one of the questions we get the most in Q&A’s on tour, or in our social media DMs is what it’s like parenting on the road. We get it why people are curious, because, as every parent knows, raising kids is hard and beautiful work, and people wonder what it's like raising kids in a less typical environment! We interviewed Ali and asked all the most commonly asked questions about raising kids on the road and what that's like. At the end of the day, we're just all parents trying our best to love our kids and raise them...

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7 Children's Books We Always Take On Tour

7 Children's Books We Always Take On Tour

Perhaps one of the things we love doing the most with our kids is reading books. It’s a moment of connection during the day where we get to go on an adventure with our kids— whether we’re on the hunt for a Gruffalo, or sitting in a great green room, it’s fun to watch their imaginations and creativity expand before our eyes

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Put Your Own Oxygen Mask On First

Put Your Own Oxygen Mask On First

When we’re honest, we’ve all had seasons where going to church has felt hard, stale, or even painful. Sometimes with good reason, and we would never want to diminish that. But today on the blog we want to talk about what we’ve learned about parenting when you’re bored with church.

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