I truly believe that our attitude in life influences our lives in very real concrete ways. It also determines the joy (or lack of joy) we experience. The way we think about things determines our actions and therefore our results. I know of no surer way to happiness that having an attitude of gratitude. Today, I am very happy to have a guest to answer the question, "What is an … [Read more...] about What Is An Attitude Of Gratitude And How To Help Kids Develop One
What Is A Problem Child?
Every parent wants to raise a responsible, respectful child, not a "problem child" with behavior problems. Nevertheless, it seems that sometimes parents with the best of intentions end up with a child they have no idea how to handle. Today, I have a guest post from Sam Benkoczy who is a husband and father of four that has been involved with youth education since 1997. His main … [Read more...] about What Is A Problem Child?
How To Have Positive Attitude And Why It Is Important
I am a big believer in the power of a positive attitude. I know from personal experience that dealing with people that see the glass as half full, instead of half empty, is way more fun and way less draining. A positive mental attitude in others is part of what attracts us to them. Whether in a business setting or a family setting, positivity is a force that builds while … [Read more...] about How To Have Positive Attitude And Why It Is Important
Tips For Teaching Children Gratitude
Gratitude is an attitude in the Youngblood house. It was one of the first things that I was taught as a boy and it is the basis of all my professional work as a speaker and communication coach. So, it should be no surprise that my son gets a healthy dose of the "art of showing appreciation" on a daily basis. Being grateful for not only material things, but also for the world … [Read more...] about Tips For Teaching Children Gratitude