28 08, 2020

Back to school tips

2020-08-28T20:44:16+00:00

With the cooler weather and the sun starting to set earlier, I have caught myself saying – it feels like fall! While I am loving every 80-degree, beautiful sunny day, there is that feeling that comes when we get a few cooler days and nights…things are changing! Change stirs up many feelings for most of [...]

Back to school tips2020-08-28T20:44:16+00:00
20 08, 2020

Feeling stressed or out of control?

2020-08-20T20:08:14+00:00

Feeling out of control as a parent is never a good feeling. Dealing with all that COVID has brought us, racial injustice, and worrying about what school will be like for our kids, has us all a little uneasy. The above wordle was created by parents on a webinar discussing what parenting is like during [...]

Feeling stressed or out of control?2020-08-20T20:08:14+00:00
13 08, 2020

Touchpoints create a sense of ‘normal’ and keep us connected

2020-08-13T15:26:25+00:00

Starting a new school year can be an exciting time but add in the coronavirus pandemic - parents and kids are presented with logistical hurdles and a different set of anxieties, stressors and challenges. For most parents, anxiety typically causes us to lose our cool. It is important to remember that your kids are close [...]

Touchpoints create a sense of ‘normal’ and keep us connected2020-08-13T15:26:25+00:00
6 08, 2020

Parenting during Covid

2020-08-06T02:00:43+00:00

It has been over six months since we started to hear about Covid 19 in the U.S. and our lives abruptly changed. We were told to stay home and work from home while balancing our kid’s education online! The stress is real and intense for many families. As we await the recommendations from health officials, [...]

Parenting during Covid2020-08-06T02:00:43+00:00
22 07, 2020

Transition to Parenthood

2020-07-22T02:34:45+00:00

Have you recently become a first-time parent or had an addition to your family? When we had our first child, I thought that transition from being married to having a child was quite intense! While I wanted to be a mother more than anything, the challenges that came with our beautiful bundle caught me a [...]

Transition to Parenthood2020-07-22T02:34:45+00:00
25 06, 2020

Why does my child misbehave?

2021-02-07T21:08:13+00:00

I often get asked "why does my child misbehave?" Unfortunately, children are going to test, push and behave in ways that we don’t like sometimes. Kids exhibit challenging behavior like whining, hitting, biting, screaming, talking back or throwing things for one of the following reasons: It works They want to get out of doing something [...]

Why does my child misbehave?2021-02-07T21:08:13+00:00
12 06, 2020

Parent Boot Camp

2021-02-07T21:08:13+00:00

When I became a mother (20 years ago) I searched for the ‘right’ answers to so many questions. I wanted to know what was best to feed my son, what to do when he fussed, what to do when he didn’t sleep, and what to do when he was constipated. Everyone I asked had a [...]

Parent Boot Camp2021-02-07T21:08:13+00:00

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