Growing up in Columbus, I had always heard whispers of the mythical “Columbus Academy”. I had no clue where it was located, and only knew of a few kids who had ever gone there. I just chalked it up...
The topic of discipline is a "hot button" issue for many stepfamilies. It can be the catalyst for chaos and power struggles between stepparents and stepchildren as well as the couple themselves. As one stepdad shared, "It's like walking...
First Pregnancy vs. Second Pregnancy When I was pregnant with my son, I didn’t know for a while. Sure I was fatigued and nauseous, so I assumed I had a cold and waited it out. Needless to say, my...
A New Habit: Biting A few months ago ... my youngest started a new habit that I was mortified about ... biting. It's a habit my oldest never developed, and I wasn't quite sure how to handle our own baby...
If you are a working mom, whether it is by choice or necessary due to financial obligations, there is a heavy burden that we carry: we have to do it ALL and we have to do it all WELL....
My two-year-old son has an Instagram account. This account exists for the purpose of showing the world how cool his parents still are. Okay, maybe I shouldn’t say that out loud. But no shame in my game! I will...
Answer the Question It’s a typical day, you’re going through the motions of your daily routine when, out of left field, your kid asks a question that stops you in your tracks. One of those complicated, real-world questions that you...
The Importance of Self-Esteem Self-esteem has always been important, but it seems even more important today. Our kids have so much to manage these days. Just to name a few... Busy schedules Busy distracted parents Bullies Pressure to excel at school...
I'm Not Sure How To Handle This New Teen Stage Parenting is a journey. It's a series of ages and stages of our child's growth and development. Just when we think we have everything under control, a new stage hits...
The Google Generation We hear a lot about how demanding and needy and impatient and blah blah blah the Google generation is. And some of it is true. BUT, we are also an incredibly smart, efficient, and powerful generation. And...

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Winter break is here! Are you wondering how to fill up the entire two weeks? We have you covered! Here is our list of...