Monthly Archives: April 2017

How Breaking a TV Helps Kids Learn the Power of Habit

What happens when your tween son breaks the screen of a $500 TV making it completely unusable and un-fixable after being told over and over and over again not to play next to it with his toys that can easily … Continue reading

What’s Your One Thing – Mine (for the moment) is Finish Strong

Many, many years ago, when I was living in NYC I went to a really fun workshop. I honestly don’t even remember the name of the guy anymore, however the workshop was all about personal development. This was my first one … Continue reading

Parental Involvement – Behind the Scene Work of a Parent

Parents stop wanting to be in the spotlight. Stop hogging the praise even if it is your ideas that get your kids recognized for a talent they show through an idea you originally had. At the end of the day, … Continue reading

What Motivates Your Child – How an Unexpected Job Gave My Son Confidence

Did you ever have one of those ideas that simply works and you have a REAL parenting win? I’ll proudly boast about my big idea that helped mold my son’s view of himself and others around him – in a … Continue reading

Date Night – How It Helps Your Kids Become Better Adults

What happens when you get married, have kids and sink into life? Well, quite a few things as we know. But one of the biggest that gets overlooked is the relationship that brought this family to life in the first place. … Continue reading

What Does a Cracked iPhone Screen Have Anything to do with Overcoming Fear

What happens when you give your kid an iPhone and it comes back with a screen shattered into hundreds of pieces because he wasn’t paying any attention and dropped it just like that? A valuable lesson and a chance to … Continue reading