When infantile ego-centricity meets traumatized teens

Photo courtesy of imagerymajestic / FreeDigitalPhotos.net When individuals spend copious amounts of time feeling insecure, they...more

Weekend Reading | Oct. 17

Image courtesy of KROMKRATHOG / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads. What Your Brain Wants MOST for...more

Sibling Stuff

Photo courtesy of imagerymajestic / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Whenever there is a child from a hard place in the mix of siblings, there are bound to be sibling issues that seem rise above the typical sibling rivalry issues. It’s important to remember that kids from hard places use their behavior to communicate fear and intense insecurity and sibling issues are no different. Start from the root ....more

{Classical Conversations} Cycle 3 | Week 7

We’re really simplifying this year. You can see our Game Plan...more

Dreaming Big

I am really overdue for just a straight up life update. Every year I think we’re REALLY busy, and then we add something else. This year it was a coffee shop...more

Weekend Reading | Oct. 10

Image courtesy of KROMKRATHOG / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads. Use Neuroscience to Remain Calm Under Pressure Neuroscience, however, has recently revealed that remaining calm under pressure is not an inborn trait, but a skill that anybody can learn ....more

Playful with a Purpose

Photo courtesy of sixninepixels / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Whether your child is too fragile to work on these skills directly or you just need some new ideas for family fun, try these activities that have purpose in their play. Staring contest....more

{Classical Conversations} Cycle 3 | Week 6

We’re really simplifying this year. You can see our Game Plan...more

Camping in Maine | Round 3

Well, we didn’t get to...more

Weekend Reading | Oct. 3

Image courtesy of KROMKRATHOG / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads. Parents’ Attachment Style and the Adopted Child Because your personal attachment style can have great consequences for your marriage partner and children, you may want to become more familiar with your own attachment style ....more