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Self Care for Busy Moms

Self Care for Busy Moms

Moms, you are on the job 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You take care of everyone: the kids, your spouse, the pets, maybe an elderly parent, your […]

Ways to Enjoy Summer with Your Teen

10 Ways to Enjoy Summer with Your Teen

Days are slipping away. We feel them through our fingertips like the sand our kids once played in. No matter how tight I clench my fist the sand keeps falling. […]

Finding Purpose in an Empty Nest

Finding Purpose in an Empty Nest

My youngest child graduates from college this spring. For the life of me, I don’t know how that is possible. I am still trying to lose the baby fat from […]

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What To Look For When You’re Looking For A Day Care

When considering an appropriate day care for your kids, how do you choose among the various programs available? What are some important factors to consider? Drawing on the advice of […]

Solutions to Sticky Situations

Solutions to Sticky Situations

You’re in public and your child makes an embarrassing comment to someone.They pick their nose while you are eating at a restaurant.They share an embarrassing story about you. Every parent […]

Parenting the Video Game Fanatic How To Encourage Other Interests

Parenting the Video Game Fanatic: How To Encourage Other Interests

“It’s time for karate class,” I said to my 13-year-old son.“Do I have to go?”“Yes.” This has been a common exchange between us for a variety of activities over the […]

Shy Child Building Social Self Confidence

Shy Child: Building Social Self Confidence

It’s normal for kids to feel shy around new people or situations but parents may worry their child is missing out on friendships and experiencing social situations because they are […]

Signs That Your Kids Are Ready For Their First Sleepaway Camp

Signs That Your Kids Are Ready For Their First Sleepaway Camp

It’s time to decide whether or not to send your kids to sleepaway camp, but how do you know? How can you tell whether your kids are ready for their […]

The Camp Next Door Day Camp

The Camp Next Door: Day Camp

Many parents want their kids to experience summer camps but the idea of spending several nights away from home is a little scary for both the parent and child. A […]

Indoor Family Fun Activities to Brighten a Gloomy Days

Indoor Family Fun: Activities to Brighten a Gloomy Days

Don’t let the weather get your family down. Because there’s no better occasion to enjoy cozy indoor fun.Try some of these ideas to brighten everyone’s spirit and strengthen your family […]

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