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Reasons for summer camp

May 27, 2014 As a parent, it is difficult to let our children go to summer camp. We worry about their safety, whether they are eating, if they are homesic. more »»

Shrek The Musical

May 5, 2014 The Actors Guild of Parkersburg will present Shrek the Musical at The Actors Guild of Parkersburg. The theater at 724 Market St. in Parkersburg, will have productions at 8 p.m. more »»

Talking to kids when bad things happen

May 5, 2014 With the recent happenings in Texas, we, as parents, are faced with the question of how do we talk to our children about what happened and then help them feel safe and reassured that it won’t happen... more »»

Tips for fighting cyber bullying

May 5, 2014 What is it? Cyber bullying is bullying which happens online via electronic technology (cell phones, computers and tablets). more »»

Improve your relationship with teen

May 5, 2014 Parenting children when they are young is relatively easy. Parents are in charge and establish rules and consequences for misbehavior. However, pre-teens and teens challenge the rules almost daily. more »»

Setting a green example

April 7, 2014 Whatever happened to Woodsy Owl? I remember being positively influenced by this planet-preserving cartoon bird back in grade school. more »»

Local youth theatre arts program announces auditions, open house

March 10, 2014 Mid-Ohio Valley high school and early college-aged young adults are invited to audition on April 12 and 13 for the local Theatre de Jeunesse free theatre arts program’s July production of Camelot b... more »»

Language building with books

March 3, 2014 I believe a child’s ability to learn at a very early age is typically underestimated—possibly delaying a child’s verbal development. more »»

Children can be challenging

March 3, 2014 Let’s face it, children do not come with instruction manuals. Consequently, we as parents sometimes struggle to do the right thing for our childre. more »»

Love your family, heart

February 4, 2014 February brings thoughts of love, valentines and cupid shooting his arrow. It also brings to mind hearts. more »»

Change your thoughts, change your life

February 4, 2014 A brand new year presents many opportunities to help our children with the challenges that come their wa. more »»

Teens and their parents' money

January 6, 2014 ‘Tis the Holiday Season, the beginning of the New Year and a new beginning for some is right around the corner. more »»

Girls' success does not depend on twerking

December 3, 2013 Miley Cyrus had us all talking after the MTV-VMA Awards, but the talk wasn’t positive. more »»

Self-respect gets no respect

November 11, 2013 Parents worry about self-esteem with their children. A low self-esteem is correlated with poor academic and personal developmen. more »»

Giving back during the holidays

November 11, 2013 The holidays are time for celebration and a time for giving. more »»

Family is a child’s life center

November 11, 2013 While on a recent trip to Greece, my husband and I made a two-night layover in Rafina (the second busiest seaport town in the Athens area. more »»

Tips for parents on discussing bullying

November 11, 2013 As we know all too well these days, bullying can happen any time, any where and to anyone, from the youngest children in day care (or even at home) and beyond. more »»

Practicing mindfulness of being grateful

November 11, 2013 As Thanksgiving approaches, it is a great time to discuss how to combine the practice of mindfulness with being grateful, and how to weave this practice into your family life. more »»

ADD/HD app

September 30, 2013 Internationally renowned child and adult ADD/HD expert, author and speaker Dr. more »»

Five tips for haunting house

September 30, 2013 Americans spent close to $8 billion on Halloween last year, according to the National Retail Federation. more »»

 
 

 

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