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Want Less Yelling and Better Communication?? Me too! Did you ever try that trick of staring at the same spot for so long that it went gray and you could see nothing? Apparently our brains have the ability to ignore or tune out stimuli with which they’re familiar. That’s what it seems my children can […]
About the Book: Death is Stupid * Author/Illustrator: Anastasia Higginbotham Publication Date: 2016 Publisher: Feminist Press at the City University of New York Series: Ordinary Terrible Things *****Starred Review***** Order from Chapters/Indigo, Amazon.ca or Amazon.com* From the Publisher: She’s in a better place now,” adults say again and again. But mortality doesn’t seem better, it seems stupid. This […]
Screen Time: What’s Working in Our Home On the list of things that make me feel inadequate as a parent, managing screen time and all things online ranks pretty high. I’ve often said we live in a great day and age for information, research, and education, but it can be incredibly overwhelming. There are so […]
The Good Parent From the moment we become parents, and usually even before, we begin agonizing over the right way to do things. It’s never ending! The baby years are consumed with what and when they eat, getting them to sleep through the night, potty training, and on and on. Then, as they get older, […]
Ever had one of those days?? You know, when your emotional reserves are drained and the kids all seem to be on a hair trigger, ready to explode at the slightest provocation? The kind where everyone’s Dr. Jekyll has been replaced by Mr. Hyde? In the past, I would have thought a day like this […]