Anger is a typical, healthy emotional response to outside stressors. How do we help our teens feel anger without going overboard?
Dear Daughter, Tomorrow you start high school and I couldn't be more excited for you. There are a few things I'd like to share with you before you go...
Every summer I vow to make a summer bucket list with my family. I decided to draw up a bucket list that only a mom could truly appreciate.
It was not an easy week, neigh month. My daughter's prom was approaching, but no date was secured (that we knew of), no dress delivered, no plans yet made.
A recent conversation with my daughter reminded me what amazing adults my kids are growing into. I can't wait to be friends with my kids.
Spring is here and with it the time-honored mother/daughter prom dress shopping expedition. An entire day of bonding—what could be better?
Two of my kids are transitioning to new schools this years. They're not anxious about academics, they're worried about losing friends.
My point today is that not EVERY situation requires intervention. We want to grow responsible, compassionate humans. To fail is to grow.
I heard the principal's measured voice on a recorded message saying the words no parent ever wants to hear: there was a gun at school.