1. Parenting Teens Well

    Parenting teens well. This article is very good, I agree with every word. Let me know what you think, ask any questions & please share with those who are parenting Teens; How to Ruin Your Relationship With Your Teenager by Michelle Lehnardt "One evening my sons came home with…Read More

  2. Improve Self-worth

    Improve self-worth; Many people struggle with self-worth, identifying a purpose, or a sense of significance.  Instead of focusing on this issue, take your eyes off of yourself. You have a purpose. What do you have strong feelings about? Advocate for? Want to change? Believe in? …Read More

  3. Kids, Internet Safety and Protection

    Kids Internet safety and protection. Here are a few guidelines to keeping your kids safe while online, using the internet. ·  Keep your home computer in an open place.Children have less opportunity to do unsafe activities if the computer is in a living room, den, kitchen, or ot…Read More

  4. -PARENTING POINTS-

    Parenting Points; Hurrying, Stress, Children & Teens Hurried children will become highly stressed teenagers, and highly stressed teenagers may become emotionally troubled adults. The hurriedness comes from not having enough time to do all that needs to be done. Their days are…Read More

  5. Teens, Children and Stress

    Teens, Children and Stress There are many steps parents may take to reduce stress children are experiencing in our culture. The following bullet‐points represent areas of life that may be modified to increase the security and comfort in our children’s lives: Provide a safe, s…Read More

  6. -PARENTING POINTS-

    The ABC’s of Attachment As described by Daniel J. Siegel, M.D. See book review; Parenting From The Inside Out. Attunement-Aligning your own internal state with those of your children. Often accomplished by the contingent sharing of nonverbal signals, trust increases. Balance-yo…Read More

  7. -PARENTING POINTS-

    Comfort your child Apologize if your behavior is inappropriate Practice good self-care Become attuned to your child so he/she attaches well; //www.linkedin.com/news?viewArticle=&articleID=5582162179534098454&gid=1449207&type=member&item=98907003&articleURL=htt…Read More

  8. -PARENTING POINTS-

    Managing Stress Identify what we are responsible for, focus on these 5 areas and strive to let go of concerns that are out of your hands. What you think, feel, say, do and need. Under this umbrella, let’s explore our spiritual, physical and emotional lives. 1. Spiritual-Involve…Read More

  9. For Blended Families

    Divorce and Blended Families Raising children is a challenging journey, even more so if they are children from your husband or wife’s previous marriage.Co-parenting with the "ex" can be challenging.  Just at the moment that you are trying to build a strong relationship with yo…Read More

  10. -PARENTING POINTS-

    If you suspect or know that your child is being victimized, abused or bullied,  here are some pointers you may consider://www.cnn.com/2012/10/23/health/bullying-suicidal-thoughts/index.html?hpt=he_c2 Let your child know that it is okay to feel afraid, upset, and anxious – your…Read More

  11. Children and Bullying

    Children and bullying; If you suspect or know that your child is being victimized, abused or bullied,  here are some pointers you may consider://www.cnn.com/2012/10/23/health/bullying-suicidal-thoughts/index.html?hpt=he_c2 Let your child know that it is okay to feel afraid, upse…Read More

  12. -PARENTING POINTS-

    This book is a great resource for those planning to have children, and for parents. The authors contend that how you make sense of your childhood experiences has a profound effect on how you parent your own children. As a result of reading this book, parents who had difficult chi…Read More