Parenting: Structure Vs. Control

Today’s blog comes from thebook Mom-Fu: It’s Okay to Protect Yourself from Your Kids by Brian Higgins. From time to time you may try to get your children to do or not do something through indirect means. Rather than being an honest trustworthy loving reliable...

Chances Are

Chances are, more things go right for you than you think… How often have you given or received the classic, “You are not going to believe what happened to me today” lecture about a dead car battery, a rude customer, bad restaurant service, being...

I accept Positive energy

Im pretty sure that most of us do our best to accept critiques from others. We might not always like it, but the majority of the time we thank people for their feedback and then do our best to absorb the information. Sometimes, we might graciously accept negative...

Self-Discipline: Who is the boss of you?

Chances are, at some point in your time as a parent you have heard a child say “you’re not the boss of me.” For me, this comment always raises an interesting question: “Am I the boss of me?” Ask yourself, are you the boss of you? Your first response is...

The Power of Choice

The power of choice lies in your ability to remember that even a difficult situation presents you with a number of options. Each day we make several choices with regard to our eating habits, personal style, leisure and entertainment. However, many forget to choose...