How To Talk To Kids About Cancer

Image Credit In the US, 1 in 2 women and 1 in 3 men will get cancer during their lifetime, making it very likely that at some stage or another, our children will come across a cancer diagnosis in someone they know. As parents, it is our job to protect and to educate our children about the world they are growing up in, and so it is important that at some stage we teach them about this … [Read more...]

Encouraging the Right Habits in Your Children

Image Source Bringing up your children isn’t easy, and no matter how much experience you have, they are always there to throw a curveball your way. You can make raising your kids easier on yourself and them, though, by encouraging and modeling excellent habits that will put them in excellent stead for the future. There are many things that parents fret over when trying to be the perfect parent, … [Read more...]

Parents, Your Words Matter

We can build up our children or tear them down with our words. This blog post comes with a confession. I like trash TV. I watch reality TV religiously. One show my husband introduced me to (I blame him 😊) is “Black Ink Crew.” I watch the New York version and the Chicago show. The show follows the lives of tattoo artists. I’ve followed the show for a few years now and have grown familiar … [Read more...]