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...
What Are The Best Ways To Help Abused Children Heal? Love or More?

What Are The Best Ways To Help Abused Children Heal? Love or More?

What are the best ways to help abused children heal? Love or More? I am sure this question has been asked by many professionals, teachers, foster parents and all those who feel their pain.  Having been bullied for many years which is a form of abuse, I have thought...