Shelli Proffitt Howells

Shelli Proffitt Howells

Shelli Proffitt Howells is a BYU graduate, a fiction writer, a happy wife and a mother of six. As a contributor for www.FamilyShare.com, she writes about strengthening marriage, parenting, health, faith and life challenges.

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FamilyShare.com | How to love with devotion in marriage

Having a happy, successful marriage is possible when you choose to be completely devoted to your spouse. Don't you love watching old married couples?...

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FamilyShare.com | Make time to make love: How to make sex a ...

Making love is an important part of a happy marriage. It also has many health benefits. Regular sex can improve your health and your marriage at the s...

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FamilyShare.com | All thumbs and two left feet: How to boost the 'talentless' child

As a parent, we cherish that moment when we first hold our newborn baby in our arms. We look into his sleepy eyes and think about the infinite possibilities this child has. Why, he could end up being ...

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The random acts of kindness revolution [VIDEO]

There's a revolution going on. People are making a difference one random act of kindness at a time. Hidden cameras have confirmed it. There is a revol...

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Spare the rod: Transition to consequence-based discipline

A majority of parents spank their children as a form of discipline. However, most parents are unaware of the problems and limitations of spanking. Lea...

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FamilyShare.com | Does God answer prayers?

Most major religions involve prayer in one way or another. However, sometimes it can seem that no one is listening and you are simply talking to a blank wall. You may wonder, does God really answer pr...

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FamilyShare.com | Clean Eating 101

Are you trying to eat healthier? Maybe you want to lose weight, lower your cholesterol or just have more energy. However, all those popular diets you hear about seem complicated and difficult to follo...

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Being YOU: Helping your child discover their individuality [VIDEO]

Each of our children has something different to give, something different to learn, something different to teach. Here are some ways to help them disc...

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Camp Fun: Stay-at-home summer camp ideas

Summer camp is a blast! However, not everyone can send their children to summer camp. However, you can offer your children fun summer camp experiences...

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FamilyShare.com | Rekindle your romance: 20 ways to make your ...

Mignon McLaughlin said, “A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.” Here are 20 ways to make your husban...

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Meditation for beginners - Tools to strengthen families

Meditation is good for the body and soul. With these easy tips, you and your family can start to enjoy the benefits of meditation. Meditation is thoug...

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20 ways to say 'I love you' to your child - Tools to strengthen families

Parenting is a hard job. We may be so busy guiding and correcting our children that we forget they need to hear positive messages, too. Here are 20 wa...

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Teaching children that YOU are the boss [VIDEO]

When it comes to parenting, we need to show our kids who's the boss. Children want us to set the rules and enforce them. It makes them feel loved and...

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The power of one: 25 ways you can make a difference [VIDEO]

Each of us was born with a purpose. We are meant to make a difference in the world in our own unique way. Here are 25 ways you can make a difference....

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FamilyShare.com | Why does God allow suffering?

We see suffering all around us. If God truly loved his children, would he allow the innocent to suffer? When we watch TV and see images of devastation...