For Parents and Teachers

    March 3, 2015

    When Toddlers Hit…..

    Toddlers hit sometimes. They are expressing frustration. They may have seen other people hit each other and so they think that is what people do when […]
    February 3, 2015

    Teaching Children to Ask for Help

    Wouldn’t it be a wonderful world if everyone simply asked for help when they needed it? There are so many stigmas attached to asking for help. […]
    January 12, 2015

    Discipline Without Name Calling: What To Say When Enforcing Rules

    Our interactions with children shape their view of themselves. The words that we use when we need to teach acceptable behavior are just as important as […]
    December 1, 2014

    Fear Based Parenting – A Scary Trend

    I recently drove past a church’s sign that said, “Are your goals about your hopes or your fears?” What a great question, especially for parents. Our […]
    September 2, 2014

    Random Acts of Pride

    One of the greatest gifts we can give to our children is a healthy self-esteem.  When children believe that they are capable, they are more willing […]