What is Your Baby Telling You?
04/02/2021 ● By Sandy Kauten
Each baby is unique and special. Yet, all babies have a lot in common—they all have basic needs, like the need to eat and sleep. Infants also need to feel connected and this will contribute to a strong bond with their parents.Read More »
Love Is in The Air !
02/04/2021 ● By Tanni Haas, Ph.D.
Parents are not generally comfortable with the idea of their teen dating; but it’s a fact of life, and better for everyone involved when it’s acknowledged and accepted, rather than denied.Read More »
Bridging the Communication Gap – Literally!
12/01/2020 ● By Ginevra Ralph
Hearing loss can be devastatingly isolating. COVID’s masks and Plexiglas barriers are making it all that more challenging. Regardless of who in our families has hearing loss – children, parents, grandparents – they all need to be part of our conversations.Read More »
What You Say Matters
09/29/2020 ● By Parenting Now!
Meeting your baby’s needs isn’t always easy, especially when you’re not sure what’s wrong.Read More »
Are Your Kids Listening?
05/03/2020 ● By Cheryl Maguire
Expert Advice on How to Make Sure Teenagers Hear YouRead More »
Communicating with Your Child During Times of Stress
05/03/2020 ● By by Parenting Now!
This is a challenging time in our lives - our kids need us now, more than ever.Read More »
Talking About School With Your Tween or Teen
10/01/2013 ● By Sandy Kauten
Ideas to help engage your teenager when talking about school and peersRead More »
Making Sense of Teen Arguments
08/06/2012 ● By Anonymous
Any parent of a teen knows that the adolescent years can be bumpy, to say the least. They are filled with mood swings, hormone changes and oftentimes a lot of arguing. But don't be discouraged; it's not all bad. The good thing about arguing is that it provides teachable moments. And that's what the teen years are all about. Parents have multiple opportunities to teach, shape and mold their teen. New research suggests that having wholesome arguments with your teen may actually help them say "NO" to peer pressure. As parents, we all know that that can be a good thing.Read More »