parenting tips

5 Ways to make this summer full of unforgettable family fun

May 26, 2017

The other day I was catching up with a girlfriend on the phone. She told me about her summer so far with her daughter Megan. […]

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Youth sports: Personal development is the award

February 27, 2017

The same debate takes place every season. Winning vs. Losing. I’ve experienced it from different angles and had this discussion countless times with parents and coaches. […]

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No longer believing in Santa or the tooth fairy

December 16, 2016

“Mom, you’re the tooth fairy, aren’t you?” accused my nine year old daughter out of the blue one morning as she held up a tooth […]

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20 Things moms don’t need to feel guilty about

October 5, 2016

Ugh. Mommy guilt. Will it ever go away? Here’s the scoop about guilt. Guilt reinforces this idea that who we are as Moms is not […]

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Youth sports: How to be a supportive sports parent

September 28, 2016

A successful experience in youth sports requires the proper support from the player, coach, and parents, similar to a three-legged stool. If any one leg […]

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Family leadership: Becoming a successful and effective parent leader

August 8, 2016

What is leadership and why should parents care? Leadership is the ability to inspire yourself and others to take positive action in life. Every individual […]

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Parenting: 3 Things that matter more than discipline

June 11, 2016

Tons of parenting books and articles tell us how we should and shouldn’t discipline our children, as though it’s the most important aspect of raising […]

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Parenting your children to own their place in the world

June 7, 2016

I hate to scare you, Moms, but being a mother is the ultimate job of a lifetime. This is your chance to make an impact, […]

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