As an early intervention specialist, I visit young children with special needs in their homes and have noticed a pattern of children having lots of stuff and it being disorganized. I am empathetic to this because I was actually one of those parents. This is one of the many things that I would change if […]
I bet you are asking yourself what on earth techno-glect means. Basically, it means neglecting your child while on the cell phone. Most parents would say, that’s not me! However, I witness it over and over. I observe it in restaurants, at parks, on the beach, during family gatherings, and even when parents drop off […]
As parents, we have all experienced taking our children with us shopping and the meltdowns that sometimes go with it. One of our family traditions is for me, my daughter, and granddaughter to go shopping on black Friday. My granddaughter is a pretty good shopper, but this year, she was on steroid for a recent […]
Have you ever thought about cutting off your children from receiving any gifts before Christmas? What do you do when it’s getting close to Christmas and you are in the store and your kids are begging for something? How should grandparents handle it? Watch this video for a great idea!