Category Archives: Parenting/Family

I Am Happy When I Go To The Doctor

I am happy when I go to the doctor even though I get butterflies in my tummy sometimes. It makes me feel good to know I am healthy.  When you go to the doctor do you get butterflies in your tummy? ~excerpt from the I Am Happy series of children’s picture books   Why should… Read More…

How To Avoid Raising An Adult Child

I can’t believe how often I see adults throwing temper tantrums. Something gets them upset and they huff and they puff and they blow their cool right out the window. They throw things, punch holes in the wall, slam doors, slam people, scream, cry, spew hate-filled words…you get the picture. So often, way too often, they do this in front… Read More…

Let Go When It’s Time To Let Go!

My husband and I recently went on our first vacation without kids. I’m not going to lie, it was amazing. But I was so stressed out before we left because also for the first time we let my son stay home alone. We also left him in charge of our very high maintenance dog. Even… Read More…