June 6, 2017

    10 Habits to Shape a Kind, Well-Adjusted Child

    Parenting is a very complex task. If we’re not careful, we will become too focused on one aspect and let the others fall by the wayside. […]
    April 28, 2017

    Hugging a Porcupine

    He is ours. He was ours when he arrived in kindergarten thirteen years ago – precocious, curious, and bursting with spirit. His blue plaid shirt brought […]
    March 29, 2017

    Three Questions To Ask Instead Of Saying “Nice Job”

    We’re much more specific in our criticism than in our praise. Time to correct the imbalance.
    October 31, 2016

    50 Calm-Down Techniques to Try with Kids

    By Renee Jain, MAPP ~ 11 min read Navigating childhood challenges can be stressful, and sometimes deep breathing isn’t the solution that works for your child. When […]
    October 4, 2016

    The Four Essential Habits of Happy Parents

    I’ve been thinking about happiness a lot lately. As parents, we often think about how to raise children who are happy and thriving, and I think […]