Keeping our children safe.

What are we missing in our home, that someone else’s opinion matters more than the Truth.

Play or work first? How to avoid a sore throat!

Well this can be a tough one for parents especially when kids have had a long grueling week. Our children are master negotiators so watch out for the charm. Cognitively it is not easy for a child to go from watching tv and playing video games so it’s work first for sure. Executive management skills …

How do I say?

We fell in love and made an agreement with the largest commitment I've taken up until that point. I remember the day like it was yesterday. Your mother's strength was on full display the day you arrived. Thinking it is not possible to love my queen anymore than I did. So many years of making …

Help Your Child Manage Traumatic Events

Parents should decide how much information their children can handle. ADAA member Aureen Wagner, PhD, Director of The Anxiety Wellness Center in Cary, North Carolina, offers this recommendation for parents: Remain as calm as possible; watch and listen to your child to understand how upset he or she is. Explain a traumatic event as accurately …

Teens who want to babysit.

There are plenty of sites that list the things to do to get business if you want to start babysitting. I thought I would create a short list of things for you to become a baby sitter or better. Courses and Certs - First aid, CPR, BLS, recent background check if necessary depending on age, …