The recent Florida case of a 4 year-old shooting his mother in the back while she was driving raises concerns for many parents. This article isn’t intended to further bash or blame the young mother, nor is the intent to persuade or dissuade anyone on one side or another on the debate over guns. Today, the focus is on keeping children safe and how your actions can have a major impact on that safety.…Continue
You’ve probably heard the horror stories of spring break and teenagers run amok. Stories range from children drinking and trashing the house to teens disappearing never to be seen again. None of these stories are going to allow parents to sleep well at night while their teen is off having a grand time at spring break.
So how can you manage to have a good night’s…Continue
Mealtime in many households is neither relaxing nor healthy. It doesn’t have to be that way. You can establish a habit with your family where you eat healthy meals together. This isn’t always easy, but the rewards are many and you might just decide it’s worth the effort.
American society is filled with single parent households. For families that do have two…Continue
People have different styles of learning and by learning to recognize your child’s learning style, you can help set them up for a successful education. By doing this, you can ensure that they’ll be prepared whether they’re on a job or off.
Your own learning style will have an important part to play in your role as a parent as well. If you and your child share the same…Continue