Archives for May, 2010

Around the Web

Family Mental Health Around The Web #11


Greetings everyone.  Today's Around The Web is about talking with your kids.  Yes, you know how to talk, but do you feel uncomfortable talking about highly personal or difficult topics like sex or drugs and alcohol?  You wouldn't be alone if you did.

You may also need to take a look at your general style of communication to make sure you are setting the stage for healthy exchange of ideas and...
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Parenting

What Do Kids Really Need


Today I was searching for a more general overarching topic to cover, something to make both you and I step back and take a bigger look at parenting.  I did a Google search on the keywords in the title today - what do kids really need - and got a number of results.  I'll write a little commentary after some of the more interesting results I found.
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General

Least Favorite Tween Phrases


In case you are new to this blog, I'll tell you that I have three young daughters ages 10, 8, and 6.  You can do a little math and understand that I am on the cusp of some really rockin' years of child development.  I remember being a girl at that age and how my sister and I went through it together.  I may go on an eight year vacation...
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