Often, it holds true that in relationships, opposites attract.  In my own marriage, my husband is a confident and strong leader who relies on logic...

I am a board member for a non-profit that specializes in vision screenings for children.  I try to be as hands-on as possible to see...

During my oldest son's formative years, we lived in Wisconsin just outside of Milwaukee.  This meant our summers were short and our winters were long....

Here is the third, and final installment about the love languages of children.  When my youngest was a toddler, he was extremely physically affectionate.  He...

At first, with Halloween fast approaching, I thought giving some safety guidelines would be helpful.  The more I thought about it, guidelines aren't really needed....

Last week I asked you to consider the possibility that the people in your life express and receive love in a preferred way.  Of course,...

Over the years, I have relied on parenting books to help guide me through the uncertainty of raising a family.  It is my intention to...

In my previous post I extolled the advantages and pitfalls of using a slow cooker.  Cooking, as in life, is all about perseverance.  In my...

My name is Diana DeVaul and I am excited to start contributing to the Riverview Counseling Services blog.  My goal is to support readers in...

Does you child tend to get overly worried about upcoming tests and quizzes? It's great when students want to do well at school, but excess...