I am a big believer in the power of a positive mental 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 Mental Attitude And Why
School is over and summer is finally here. Your teenagers are ready to enjoy some fun in the sun and they absolutely should. The summer months are also a great time for them to learn about money management and encourage responsibility. Getting a summer job is one of the best ways for young people to begin to gain independence and learn important life lessons while they have … [Read more...] about Best Summer Jobs for Teens
After a lot of hard work behind the scenes, I'm so excited to finally announce my new book is out! It is called Gratitude Journal for Teens: Prompts to Cultivate a Habit of Awareness and Improve Well-being. This is my third book and each one has a special spot in my heart. I really cherish this one because I know firsthand the power of gratitude to overcome anxiety. It is also … [Read more...] about Gratitude Journal for Teens With Daily Prompts
Teen drivers are much more likely to have a driving accident than experienced adult drivers. According to the NHTSA, the unfortunate fact is, "crashes are still the leading cause of teen deaths". The good news is that proper guidance from parents can decrease the chances of teenagers being involved in an accident. Before they get on the road, it's a good idea to lay down some … [Read more...] about Teen Driver Safety To Prevent Teenage Driving Accidents
The teen years can be a bit challenging for any parent. There is always a push and pull as your child is starting to assert their independence, sometimes through inappropriate, dangerous ways. While teenage boys still very much need your attention, parenting advice and rules, they probably won't act like they want it. Parenting teen boys has its own special set of … [Read more...] about Parenting Teen Boys- 10 Things You Should Know
You’ve probably heard the term “helicopter parenting,” but what is it? And is it okay or is it something you should try to avoid? Today's blog post will provide a helicopter parenting definition. It will also look at the negative effects of helicopter parents on children’s lives despite the good intentions behind this parenting style. What Is A Helicopter Parent? The … [Read more...] about What Is Helicopter Parenting?
As a parent, we learn to deal with all matter of uncomfortable topics. Somehow, puberty is one that still makes most of us cringe a bit. After all puberty is a sign that your little one is growing up! Those can be hard changes to face. However, such topics are important to face head on. After all, you want your child to know the facts and feel comfortable coming to you with … [Read more...] about When And How To Buy First Bra For Your Daughter