If You Could Help One Veteran This Weekend, What Would You Do?

If You Could Help One Veteran This Weekend, What Would You Do?

If you could help one veteran this weekend, what would you do?  This Memorial Day gives us the perfect opportunity to show our gratefulness for the men and women who volunteer to serve our country and keep us safe.  The current atmosphere for our service men and women...
Vaccinate Your Child or Not?  Is This a Health Decision for Just You or For All Our Children?

Vaccinate Your Child or Not? Is This a Health Decision for Just You or For All Our Children?

Should you vaccinate your child for measles or not?  Is this a health decision for you or for all our children?  It isn’t always a factor that we have to make a decision that will affect others in the long run.  Yet, young parents are faced with this weighty...
How I Began To Share Gratefulness At Family Dinners! Wasn’t Pretty!

How I Began To Share Gratefulness At Family Dinners! Wasn’t Pretty!

Does your family share their gratefulness around the holiday dinner table?  Let me share a short story with you.  When my daughter was a teenager, she wanted designer jeans.  I was a single parent and they were not in my price range.  She was furious with me and said...
What Would Be Your First Response if Your 4yr. Old Is Being Bullied?

What Would Be Your First Response if Your 4yr. Old Is Being Bullied?

What would be your first response if your 4 yr. old is being bullied?  This is challenging for any parent and your first response is an important moment in you and your child’s emotional well-being.  The first feeling we have is anger and dismay for our...
Emotional Brain Grows the Fastest From 0-6…How Do We Stimulate Healthy Growth?

Emotional Brain Grows the Fastest From 0-6…How Do We Stimulate Healthy Growth?

The emotional brain grows the fastest from birth to six.  How do we stimulate healthy growth?  We have a very short window of time to help our children development healthy emotional brains.  The emotional brain and the skills needed to ensure healthy development has...