It’s that time of year again – to plan ahead for Halloween. For some, this is greeted with excitement and for others, with dread. There are questions to be answered such as: Do we decorate the outside of our home, put on our scariest mask, buy lots of candy and welcome the neighbourhood kids...Read Hauntingly helpful hints
When Chloe, my twelve year old daughter was about four, she stood in front of her full length mirror admiring her reflection. When she saw me standing in the doorway, she smiled and said, “I love myself.” My heart was filled to overflowing as I heard her expression of self love and I tho...Read Helping your child develop healthy self esteem
It’s that time of year when parents begin to panic about how they’re going to keep their teens out of trouble during the summer months. Gone may be the days when they were safely supervised at camp. Now, they want to make money and chill with their friends on warm summer evenings. The qu...Read Teens: getting the job you want!
Finding me and we time can be difficult, but not impossible. When figuring out how to create opportunities to spend time as a couple and time alone with adult friends, be aware of what most couples argue about and then learn how to overcome these arguments by reading my ten tips below:
1. The ̶...Read Helping couples find time for me and we – Ten Tips Towards…
For some, this time of year conjures up warm and fuzzy memories of being with people they love. Of cozy mornings sipping hot chocolate in front of beckoning fireplace embers, of looking forward to opening gifts and revelling in the pleasure of giving.
For many, however, this time of year is filled ...Read Surviving Holiday Stress – Ten Tips Towards…
Attention all parents: It’s time, once again, to pull out the pumpkin carving set and creepy crawler decorations in preparation for Halloween. I’m sure your house is already buzzing with excitement and anticipation. Children are eager to help plan out which costume to wear – from ...Read Halloween Do’s and Don’ts – Ten Tips Towards…
HelpMeSara’s Ten Tips towards…. Helping parents keep their kids out of trouble and themselves from going crazy during summer holidays
It’s hard to believe that as of next month, most students will have completed another school year. Some look forward to the long stretch without hom...Read Helping parents keep their kids out of trouble and themselves from going crazy during summer holidays
HelpMeSara’s Ten Tips towards…. Helping families cope with financial cutbacks
Normal parents want to make sure that their children don’t go without the necessities of life. However, many normal parents also feel guilty when they can’t give their children what the neighbours...Read Families coping with cutbacks during fragile financial times