10 Moms Reveal What They Wish They Did Differently As a Parent

10 Moms Reveal What They Wish They Did Differently As a Parent

10 Moms Reveal What They Wish They Did Differently As a Parent 10 Moms Reveal What They Wish They Did Differently As a Parent Between bringing your newborn home and sending him...

Feeling Secure as Children Gain Independence

Feeling Secure as Children Gain Independence

The post is sponsored by Relay but all opinions are entirely my own. As our children grow up, they inevitably gain independence. Empowering our not-so-little ones to feel...

5 Signs Growing Siblings Should Get Their Own Room

5 Signs Growing Siblings Should Get Their Own Room

If you have more than one child, then they may share a room in a small apartment or a home, but there is a time when children need to have their own space. Here is what experts...

You And Your Partner Have Different Types Of Parenting Styles

You And Your Partner Have Different Types Of Parenting Styles

So, you’re a first-time parent? Congratulations! You’re probably going through the entire gamut of emotions right now. And, because it can be equal parts exciting and scary, you...

Just for Teachers: 5 Great Ways to Help Hyperactive Kids Learn

Just for Teachers: 5 Great Ways to Help Hyperactive Kids Learn

With these fun teaching techniques, you can get hyperactive students to focus all that energy in the right direction. Do hyperactive kids drive you a little crazy in the...

How to Become an Empowering Parent

How to Become an Empowering Parent

Our goal as parents should be to raise well-prepared, self-confident future adults who are ready to fulfill their dreams and purpose. Our goal should not be for them to “stick...

Stop Sabotaging Your Child’s Success

Stop Sabotaging Your Child’s Success

Parents often ask, “Why aren’t my kids more like me?” “Why aren’t they organized, motivated, or better at accomplishing ?” The answer may be simpler that you think. By the time...

A Few Good Things For Parents - The Good Men Project

A Few Good Things For Parents - The Good Men Project

Given some recent conversations with expecting and new parents, I’ve been trying to choose a couple of simple good things I could share with any expecting or new parent. A few...

3 Ways That Parents Handle Their Kids’ Bad Behavior – Is One of These You?

3 Ways That Parents Handle Their Kids’ Bad Behavior – Is One of These You?

Although there are as many different ways to parent as there are families in this world, it does seem that parents tend to default to certain ways of handling their children’s...

Are Parenting Classes Worth It or a Waste of Time (& Money)?

Are Parenting Classes Worth It or a Waste of Time (& Money)?

About three months ago, I held my twin daughters for the first time. The delivery nurses handed them to me with a smile and wished us luck as we made our way to the recovery...

Engage Your Child with Science: 8 Activities for Fall

Engage Your Child with Science: 8 Activities for Fall

The leaves are changing color and the air is getting colder. After living in a temperate climate without discernible seasons for the past 10 years, it turns out summer isn't my...

'Becoming a parent made me a more sympathetic teacher'

'Becoming a parent made me a more sympathetic teacher'

Becoming a parent has made me a more sympathetic teacher and it has surprised me. Behaviour management, uniform, homework, whether students have equipment, attendance; my view...