A mother’s letter to her daughter’s Step-mom… A must read by everyone.

A mother’s letter to her daughter’s Step-mom… A must read by everyone.

We are all aware that parenting is hardest job we will ever have. It can be difficult for married parents living in the same household to agree on certain aspects of parenting, and when the house is divided it becomes even more difficult. Now consider adding step parents to the mix and now there are […]

There is nothing wrong with my child…

There is nothing wrong with my child…

We had an interesting experience with one of Gabby’s teachers. There are three teachers in her class and one day I went to pick up her up from school and one her teachers needed to talk to me “I am very concerned about Gabby’s behavior in class” Dreaded words that no parent wants to hear…. […]

Your relationship with your child is about Give and Take

Your relationship with your child is about Give and Take

Just as in any relationship, the relationship between a parent and child is about give and take. Children are inherently pleasers, they want to see you happy and proud of them but they also like to push the limits to see what they can get away with. So here is how it works: You give […]

Planning for your child’s college education

Planning for your child’s college education

Have you started planning for your child’s education? Let’s face it the cost of education isn’t what it is when we were in college. And 14 to 18 years from now it will only get more expensive. So it is our responsibility to ensure our children have the option of going to college should they […]

Bribery works like a charm…

Bribery works like a charm…

Have you ever bribed your child? NO! Well… let me phrase it differently. Have you ever motivated your child to do something by offering them something in exchange? Like a piece of candy or a sticker? YES! Well Congratulations, you have bribed your child J Yes my friends, this is bribery but we as parents […]

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