Teaching Teens Responsibility

Parenting can be an extremely stressful time for parents. You can often feel overwhelmed and get sucked into the wild roller coaster ride of each stage, especially adolescence. In the midst of the crazy years, it is important for parents to remember that we are the...

The Present Of Your Presence

Your children need your presence more than your presents. ~Jesse Jackson We live in a busy distracted world. Before we know it, time quickly passes by and we find ourselves saying, “Where did the time go?” One of the dangers of parenting in this distracted...

Dad’s- Listen Up!

Did you know the father role has a significant impact on whether or not your child may engage in bullying behavior? According to a study by Andre Christie-Mizell from Vanderbilt University, “it was when fathers worked full time or overtime and children perceived that...

Communication Tips For Parents

Communication is hard for many adults to do well. So when you add a kid in the mix, it can get even more complicated. Here are a couple tips to keep in mind when communicating with your kids: Maintain good eye contact. It shows you aren’t distracted. Ask them about...