Labels Hurt

One Thing You Should Never Say to Your Child Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.” When I was little that rhyme was the big, bad, powerful statement we used to ward off the vicious attacks of other kids. That rhyme gave us power...

I Want Magic, Now!

I want magic, plain and simple! I want my kids to listen to every word I say, without question. And I want it now! That’s usually the unexpressed dream most parents have. I know you have it, because I had the same dream! Even with all I know about parenting, I still...