Offering guidance is different than offering advice. Learn how to be supportive as our teens navigate their future post-high school while staying open to...

Hopefully, by now, everyone is back to school and in a good routine.  Generally it takes a few weeks before everyone finds their groove.  Having...

As I sat in the audience while my younger son competed in the county spelling bee, it was difficult to watch.  Partly because I was...

By now, school is back in full swing.  With it comes the relief of a structured schedule, but also the demands of learning.  Some kids...

Having just celebrated our nation’s independence, it got me thinking about my boys and their level of independence. In our family structure, since I am...

When I first entered the world of personal social media I felt a lot of pressure.  First and foremost because I was lagging way behind....

When my oldest started school, I delighted in micromanaging his homework.  While I still found it hard to believe that kindergarteners required homework, I was...

You did it!  You successfully have your children back in the school routine.  I want to take a moment to applaud all you have done...

In the area we live in, school is back in session.  It is amazing to me the speed at which summer zips by.   I...

My boys can be stubborn.  Sometimes it's subtle, sometimes it's in-your-face and sometimes I long to give-up when presented with their stubborn streak.  Take reading...