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Teenagers think they know it all, but as their parent you know you still have a lot to teach them. It’s getting them to listen that can be a challenge. Here are some great ways to help you raise you teen and get them ready for true independence.

Caught in the Middle

2019-09-16T20:44:18+00:00

It’s hard when our kids are struggling with friends. Here’s my advice to one mom whose middle schooler is trying to fit in at a new school. Q: My 13-year-old son started a new middle

Caught in the Middle2019-09-16T20:44:18+00:00

Does Parenting Exhaust You?

2019-09-16T20:40:54+00:00

Moms, you don't have to be exhausted raising kids! If you hit the bed every night too tired to think, then I can help. Book a free, 15-minute consultation with me today! http://bit.ly/2Y03Ejm    

Does Parenting Exhaust You?2019-09-16T20:40:54+00:00

Talk is Cheap

2019-09-16T20:41:15+00:00

If ever there was a parenting myth that as gained prominence in today's child-rearing culture, it's the one that says you can reason your child into proper behavior. The cold, hard reality is that you

Talk is Cheap2019-09-16T20:41:15+00:00

When a Pet Dies

2019-09-16T20:40:35+00:00

When tackling questions about serious illness and/or death of a pet (or relative, friend, etc.), follow these general guidelines. Answer the question asked. Keep your answers short. Dole out information on a need-to-know basis. Know

When a Pet Dies2019-09-16T20:40:35+00:00

Good Parent, Good Kid?

2019-07-10T16:00:43+00:00

Most parents want to believe that if they do everything right, then their kids will turn out okay. But the truth is that no matter how good a parent you are, your child is still

Good Parent, Good Kid?2019-07-10T16:00:43+00:00

Parenting an Autistic Teen

2019-06-07T16:27:37+00:00

Do you have to parent a teen on the autism spectrum differently? This week’s question comes from a mom struggling with how to help her high-functioning autistic teen transition to adulthood. Q: I’m currently raising

Parenting an Autistic Teen2019-06-07T16:27:37+00:00

Why Should Children Listen?

2019-05-01T16:04:32+00:00

When a child or teen doesn’t listen to us, it’s hard to know how to react. This mom questions how she can command respect from her kids. Q: We have six children, and our oldest

Why Should Children Listen?2019-05-01T16:04:32+00:00

Allowance and Kids

2019-06-06T12:06:49+00:00

Having an allowance is a great way to help your child gain an understanding about money, one you can build upon as the child grows older and the allowance grows larger. The Wall Street Journal

Allowance and Kids2019-06-06T12:06:49+00:00