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"Always" and "Never"

When our children are speaking to us about all of the injustice they face, like having to clean up a mess or not getting a playdate, they will often use those lovely trigger words “always” and “never.”

Surviving Homework

Happy New-School-Year Parents!
By now the novelty of the new classroom, new teacher, or new school may be wearing a bit thin. You might be experiencing anything from mild resistance and complaining to epic, blood-curdling protests. Or somewhere in between. You’re not alone!

Why Kids LOVE Their Mothers

When thinking about what to write this Mother’s Day, I decided to seek out the experts on mothers. KIDS!
I asked some of the amazing children I know some questions about mothers, and what I found gave me belly laughs and eyes filled with tears.
Ready? Here we go….