Getting Your Child Ready for College

If you’re the parent of a new high school graduate, the day that once seemed so far away is suddenly straight ahead: the day your child leaves the nest for her freshman year of college. Wasn’t it just yesterday that you were singing lullabies and changing diapers? Now here your child stands ... Read More

7 Writing Prompts to Inspire Summer Vacation Journaling

Now that summer is here, it's a wonderful time to relax and reflect. If you've got a summer vacation planned, in addition to packing up your beach towel and summer reading, consider also packing a journal. Journaling is an excellent habit to incorporate into daily life. Vacation gives you ample ... Read More

Here’s Looking At You, Dad

While almost any man can father a child, there is so much more to the important role of being Dad in a child’s life. Let’s look at who father is, and why he is so important. Fathers are central to the emotional well-being of their children; they are are capable caretakers and disciplinarians. ... Read More

How to Have a Better Divorce

I often say and firmly believe it is possible to make a better divorce after a marriage. Yes, there is such a thing as a better divorce! As I wrote about recently, there are some valid reasons for divorce – yet that doesn’t make the process any less painful or challenging, especially when ... Read More

Tips for Choosing the Right Summer Camp

Summer vacation has begun for many schools across the country. Will your child be attending summer camp this year? There are many benefits of attending summer camp. Your child will not only have the opportunity to make new friends and practice social skills, but he may also gain confidence and ... Read More