8 Highly Sensitive Child Parenting Strategies

8 Highly Sensitive Child Parenting Strategies

Your child is crying…again. This time, over something that seems trivial to you. You may think your child overreacts to everything. But, it could be something different. It could be that your child is highly sensitive. There is a lot of discussion about how to...
100 Conversation Starters for Kids

100 Conversation Starters for Kids

Sometimes, as parents, we get into a monotonous and very robotic way of interacting with our kids.  You want them to feel loved and connected, but are out of creative things to talk about.  You ask the same, old questions and they give you the same, old...
How to Help an Anxious Child: 5 Tips + Books and Resources

How to Help an Anxious Child: 5 Tips + Books and Resources

If you’re looking for ways to help an anxious child, you’re in the right place. I am not a psychologist, nor am I a doctor.  But I am someone who spent most of my personal and professional working years around children.  Foster children, students, children...
A Happy Home:  What it REALLY Takes

A Happy Home: What it REALLY Takes

When I started to think about writing a 31-day series on household happiness ( 31 Days to Household Happiness), I had to brainstorm what my idea of a happy home was.  I came up with a list of things that I believe contribute to a happy and peaceful home. The series...