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BULLYING PART 2: DON’T TURN THE OTHER CHEEK

In my last blog I introduced a two part series on bullying. In it we discussed the belief “What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger”. We discovered that kids and research tell us this just isn’t true. Talk to a child who has been bullied at school and you’ll discover they don’t [...]

By | 2017-06-09T16:40:33+00:00 May 18th, 2016|Categories: Home, Parenting|0 Comments

BULLYING PART 1: HARDEN UP KID!

Jack stood on the side of the road. The winter air chilling him to the bone. Jack had been anxious about this moment since the evening before and the freezing air was the least of his worries. What bothered him most was the school bus slowing down to pick him up. He wasn’t [...]

By | 2017-06-09T08:39:37+00:00 April 28th, 2016|Categories: Home, Parenting|2 Comments

IS YOUR HOME TOO SERIOUS?

Why did we have kids…to be miserable? No, we had kids because we dreamt it would add so much happiness to our lives, and it does. But sometimes it just gets hard and well… simply to serious. In-fact, sometimes our seriousness can even be toxic, feeding an unhappy family environment. So [...]

By | 2017-06-09T08:39:29+00:00 March 3rd, 2016|Categories: Home, Parenting|0 Comments