8 ways to build a strong relationship with children

8 ways to build a strong relationship with children

We all get some busy in our daily routine that sometimes we can lose sight of what is most important to us. And then you have those special moments, those moments with your child that truly melts your heart and you are reminded how much you yearn for each others love. Having a strong connection […]

6 Steps for setting goals with children

6 Steps for setting goals with children

The New Year represents a fresh start for many. As adults we see the New Year as a time to make changes in our lives and set goals. It’s a time to change those things we are not happy with, or those things we would like to improve. We sit down at the end of […]

7 ways to give positive reinforcement

Positive reinforcement is a behavior modification technique. It is used to address behavior problems but if practiced before the prevalence  it can help to prevent behavior problems. This is your child and it is your job to mold them into the human being that you would like them to be and to be a positive […]

Disney World Vacation 2014: All about Gabby – A Birthday Treat for our Princess

Disney World Vacation 2014: All about Gabby – A Birthday Treat for our Princess

I am a big birthday party person. I mean I love birthday parties, lets just say I get it from my momma But since we now have an addition to our family, Prince Anthony, we decided Princess Gabby won’t be getting a birthday party very year. So we will be  alternating between kids each year. […]

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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