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Bully or Boyish Behavior?

2019-01-31T00:56:40+00:00

Trying to figure out whether a child is being bullied or not--or is bullying someone else--is one of the hardest things for a parent to figure out. In this week's #ThursdayThoughts, I answer a question

Bully or Boyish Behavior? 2019-01-31T00:56:40+00:00

Should You Plan Your Child’s Life?

2019-01-31T00:52:33+00:00

Planners are wonderful for keeping us organized, but we should be careful we don't take things too far when it comes to planning our child's life. In this week's #ThursdayThoughts, I talk the importance of

Should You Plan Your Child’s Life? 2019-01-31T00:52:33+00:00

Outside Influences and Our Kids

2019-01-10T19:10:56+00:00

In this week’s #ThursdayThoughts, I discuss the problem with outside influences. We all have near and far relatives, church members or neighbors, classmates or friends who exhibit less-than-stellar behavior. And our kids are like little

Outside Influences and Our Kids 2019-01-10T19:10:56+00:00

Anxiety and Anger: A Deadly Combination

2018-09-13T21:42:53+00:00

  Q: My nine-year-old son is experiencing anxiety and anger. My husband and I follow a traditional style of parenting—we are firm, have high standards for behavior, and are very loving. I believe our son

Anxiety and Anger: A Deadly Combination 2018-09-13T21:42:53+00:00