Reviewing and renewing Biblical faith through story and study

Friday, May 08, 2015

Parently



In this section ("Parently" tab) of my blog you'll find stories about parents, tips on parenting, thoughts on children, raising a family and managing extended/blended families.

Come back often. 

Please comment on any post that intrigues you. If you've got advice, stories or wish to use one of these pieces in your magazine, please email me.

Finding a High School - Finding the right school and being the right student go together.

You Go, Supermum! - Giving birth and breast-feeding do amazing things for Mums!

Hey Dad! - Great Dads are important in making great kids

Mistakes Make You Great! - Focusing parenting on process rather than results

The Naughty List - Helping a child processes "Naughty and Nice" actions and results

An Imagination Rich Holiday - Creating Healthy Minds through Experience and Conversation

The Christmas Story - It means different things to each of us. And so it should!

Creativity: Imagination and Invention - Mental development happens during 'free time.'

Icy Pole Parenting - Parenting anger management strategies for keeping cool.

Tough Choices - A teenager's tough choice and a bit of Father-Son tough love.

Concrete Thoughts - Building values-based kids

Safe Environments for Success - Building resilience

Teaching Self-Control - We learn by example

Resilient Questions - Building Resilience

The Mud Puddle - Dealing with Triangulation

The Little Things - Building Character

Saying Sorry - Graceful Forgiveness

Little Happy - Resilience

The Words We Use - Self Esteem

The Power of Forgiveness - Healthy People Forgive

For All of Us - Embracing Community

Dog Attack! - Stories Teach Now and Later

The BMW Driver - Compassion

Thankful Juice - Positive Attitude

My Tummy Hurts - Attentive Listening

Can you hear me? - Listening to Children

Build a Village - Building Community

A Good Story - Planned Communication

My Catch Phrase - Intentional Praise

A Story Like Tory - Building resilient kids

A Memory of Elephants

I'm Happy and I Know It