Tag Archive: children

Social Media vs. Family Time

Contributed by Eva Fleming If we’re not careful, we may allow time spent on social media, electronic games, and TV to take away from family time. That’s why it’s so important to intentionally develop… Continue reading

The Art of Being a Mom

Contributed by Eva Fleming When my daughter was 13-years old, she started to master the longboard, a kind of board larger than its counterpart the skateboard. She had fun with her friends going… Continue reading

RESPECT: The new dating rule

Contributed by Sarah Pichardo I was listening to a very popular morning radio show here in Chicago and during the few minutes I was tuned in, my blood pressure went through the roof.… Continue reading

Why We Should Stop Comparing Our Children

Contributed by Eva Fleming I am always disappointed when after only a few days of school, the first thing my kids’ teachers have to say is, “your son is finally breaking out of… Continue reading

Powerful Parenting: Anger Management Tips for Children

Contributed by Nadia Persun, PhD, Licensed Clinical Psychologist Anger occurs when a person of any age is feeling overwhelmed and overpowered. It is our way to say “No, stop it! I don’t like… Continue reading

Lessons Learned from Ray Rice

Contributed by Alicia La Hoz, PsyD There are a lot of take aways from the Ray Rice story taking the internet by storm. It took seven months for the video of Ray Rice… Continue reading

It’s a Jungle Out there

Contributed by Eva Fleming We make a big deal about sending our children back to school, and to show them our support we buy them an entire closet full of school supplies, designer… Continue reading

Your Kids and their Different Personalities

Contributed by Eva Fleming I knew I was in for a treat when I brought my third child home from the hospital. He had to be rocked all the time and never, I… Continue reading

What am I Passing on to my Kids:  A Gift or Baggage?

Contributed by Eva Fleming What specific character traits, positive or negative, did you learn from your mother? What about your father? How are you most like your grandmother or grandfather? Answering these questions… Continue reading

How to Help Build Relationships in the Home

Contributed by Eva Fleming Building relationships in the home can be difficult. Home is the place where you cannot camouflage your moral and personal failures. On the contrary, it is the place where… Continue reading