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7 02, 2018

Relationship Advice: Who gets excluded from the family celebrations?

2018-03-07T02:35:55+00:00

Family celebrations are important; for the kids and for adults. Our tribe, our clan, our loved ones with our shared histories and childhood experiences is unique. We need to get together to celebrate those milestones of births, anniversaries, graduations, weddings, and yes, funerals. When you have remarriages, step and half-siblings and ex-husbands and wives, [...]

Relationship Advice: Who gets excluded from the family celebrations? 2018-03-07T02:35:55+00:00
27 12, 2017

Mindfulness and Parenting

2017-12-27T17:17:36+00:00

Meditation, balance, and mindfulness; these are more than just buzzwords. More than just chanting or yoga or one of the many mind/body/spiritual practices that are out there to try. What is the practice of mindfulness? It’s about being in the moment; being present and grounded in your mind and your body. It’s about going [...]

Mindfulness and Parenting 2017-12-27T17:17:36+00:00
21 08, 2017

Relationship advice: Setting Loving Limits for Your Teen

2017-08-21T19:34:57+00:00

Dealing with an intense and difficult adolescent can be a challenge that many parents are unprepared for. It can seem like overnight your awkward sweet pre-teen becomes a raging ball of hormones and someone you can’t even recognize. All of your parenting strategies for managing your teen have been woefully ineffective and you may [...]

Relationship advice: Setting Loving Limits for Your Teen 2017-08-21T19:34:57+00:00
17 08, 2017

How To Cope with Your Angry Adolescent

2017-08-17T08:56:19+00:00

We spend a lot of time worrying about our adolescent children. We’ve watched over them, nurtured and protected them and guided them along life’s path for the past 15 years or so. Now it seems like we don’t even know them anymore. They’re isolated, withdrawn and angry. We’re met with sighs and eye rolls or [...]

How To Cope with Your Angry Adolescent 2017-08-17T08:56:19+00:00