How to Teach Children Money Management? Allowance? …. Exchange chores for pay or allowance to learn how to save and spend? This is an ongoing debate. When I was growing up there was no debate. The old reward
How to Avoid Being a Mommy Martyr or Parental Scapegoat …. Ask and Expect Help Growing up my mom used to say to my brother and I, “If you want to do something do it. I’m not going
What Essential Stress Relieving Life Skills Did You Learn in Kindergarten?... SORTING and CLASSIFYING Sorting and classification are critical to living an organized life. Often, we tend to think of these two tasks as menial, however, given our
The Importance of Breakfast Our eldest son has often asked me, “Mom why don’t you make breakfast like Nana? She would make bacon, eggs, and toast.” This is an interesting question since one of my favourite meals is breakfast.
Foundational Practice for Families: Dinner time… A Family that Eats Together Stays Together Many years ago, I was walking at lunch with a colleague chatting about family life. As a father of four children, he reflected that what
Get a BIG Bag of Glamour-infused Fairy Dust! What makes fairy dust so powerful? Glamour! Glamour is a seemingly invisible energy in the forests, that has the power to turn anything negative positive, anything ugly beautiful, and overall heal.
Happy New School Year! Buckle up! The learning adventure begins as millions of families make their way through the triumphs of acquiring new skills and knowledge while resiliently riding the sorrows of failure. The school year is like one