November 2, 2019

If you were to ask a room full of parents, "Which stage of parenting is the hardest?" Most would answer, "The teen years!"

Kids are fighting for independence and freedom 

while parents are trying to guide them and keep them safe. Talk about a tug-of-war!

So, what's re...

July 21, 2019

For many kids, back to school means higher levels of anxiety. Learn about the "silent worries" kids won't talk about and what you can do to help!

May 26, 2019

This is it, the time of year when the shift from school schedules to summer fun begins! 

While the first weeks of summer break are fun, we know this “honeymoon phase” won’t last. Soon enough cries of, ‘I’m bored” will be ringing in your ears.

“How do we make it throu...

May 7, 2019

Keeping your kids focused in the last weeks of school can be a challenge! Here's a few tips to help your child finish the year strong while also getting in some much needed fun in the sun!

April 25, 2019

May is the time for finishing up the school year and shifting into summer. It's also the time when college kids return home, along with all their "stuff." I just wanted to take a few minutes to warn you that things may feel different and there may be a f...

April 21, 2019

Finding a balance between keeping your kids safe on prom night and letting them have fun can be a challenge. Here's 3 tips every parent can use to bridge that gap.

August 19, 2018

The battle between parents and their kids about screen time seems universal. The reason is simple: today's kids are growing up with technology like no other generation...

April 16, 2018

Do you worry about doing a "good job" raising your kids? Do you struggle with "how" to accomplish this goal? Does it keep you up at night? If so, keep reading!

I recently participated as a guest speaker for a panel discussion about raising teens.  Concerns

from pa...