All people like having choices because it makes us feel in control. Our brains are wired to equate control with a better chance of survival, and so choice feels good. We can use this biological mechanism in our parenting. Allowing children to have choice in their lives will help them develop better decision making skills Continue reading
Well Being Tips
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Do You Have a Very Shy Child or Teen?
Tips For Supporting Your Shy Child or Teen Most parents of more than one child will tell you that their children came into the world with distinct personalities. We all begin with our own unique temperament. Some children tend to be cautious observers right from infancy. Parents often wonder how they can best support their Continue reading
3 Ways to Improve Family Well Being in 2023
The start of a new year typically means setting new intentions as we reflect on our past and look to the future. After the frenzy of the December holidays, most of us are physically and emotionally spent, and not quite ready to take on new habits or routines. We all want to make improvements in Continue reading
How to Make Gift Giving Better
As joyful as the holidays are supposed to be, they are often a time of high stress – filled with planning, shopping, cooking, cleaning, entertaining, commitments, and more. All of these factors can impact whether you actually feel joy throughout the season. One of the biggest stressors during the holiday season is gift-giving – trying Continue reading