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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...
September 29, 2019
Negativity. The challenge in all relationships.
It's so easy to get caught up in the cycle of seeing only what our partner does wrong. While it may feel good at the moment, it does nothing to resolve any of the conflicts we may be experiencing.
While working with...
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 12, 2018
Whether your a mom or stepmom I think you'll agree that parenting should come with a
warning label that says, "Congrats, your life is about to change in ways you can't even imagine! Here's an instruction manual and a giant box of dark chocolate, you'll need both."
January 27, 2018
There isn't one "right" way to parent. When couples can't agree on discipline and family rules, parenting can be stressful. These tips will help you begin to get on the same page of parenting!
February 24, 2016
Parenting...sometimes the struggles have NOTHING to do with the kids!
Jim says, "If she would just set the rules and stick with them, the kids would behave better."
To which Sue replies, "Me?! How about you stop nagging at everyone? The kids will get their...
The 80/20 Rule for Healthy Parenting Partnerships
How much is too much screen time?
August 19, 2018
Dealing with your sassy preteen
I'm busy working on my blog posts. Watch this space!
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