The peril of the picky eater
July 16, 2014
Getting children to eat healthy foods can be a battle. John & Kendra Smiley can help you win the food war.
July 9, 2014
The 'talk'. The 'facts of life'. The 'birds and the bees'. Here are some ways to prep for that conversation.
June 18, 2014
Two things that women dread shopping for…jeans and swimsuits! Every year, swimsuit season looms in the background. You know it’s coming, but try to put it off until the last possible minute! It’s hard enough to try and stuff yourself into the “perfect” swimsuit, but when you have teenage…
June 11, 2014
How can we not only survive, but thrive this summer?
June 4, 2014
“If you don’t have to imagine anything, you don’t have to create anything,” says Harvard Medical School psychiatry instructor Susan Linn. “When it comes to creative play, the capacity to delay gratification, constructive problem-solving, and empathy, in all these: Less is more.” Things cannot bring happiness.…
May 28, 2014
It seems as though enthusiasm for earning some extra cash is rising among young entrepreneurs. Summer is the season for mowing lawns, babysitting, and lemonade stands. Let’s take a look at what parents should consider as their kids look for ways to keep busy and earn some spending money this summer. One of the first things to…
May 21, 2014
John & Kendra Smiley share tips on how to negotiate with your teenagers.
May 14, 2014
Charles Sykes, author of Dumbing Down Our Kids, shared a list of things high school and college graduates did not learn in school. As many high school students near graduation, let’s take a look at those. Here are the first 5 “rules,” as Skyes called them. Rule 1: Life if not fair – get used to it! Rule 2:… The world doesn’t