Let me begin by saying, "Welcome Home". We are all home so we need to stop stressing and change our thinking and say, "I'm too blessed to be stressed!" We had no idea this would happen, but, it did. So first take a gratitude walk through your house. Mine might sound like - "I'm… Continue reading So I’m Home! Now What?
How to keep from murdering my child! Discipline pointers to survive in the Pandemic Right about now you might be feeling you are being punished spending 24-7 with your children. You are wondering about discipline, punishment or that M-word- Murder! Believe me, you are not alone. There are many out there feeling the same way… Continue reading How to Keep from Murdering my Child: Discipline pointers to survive the pandemic
Have you ever thought that you are making your child misbehave worse? Sometimes we as parents need to learn to behave so our children will behave too. We must confess that our children are watching our every moment. Haven’t you heard your child say something and you know that came from your mouth? We have… Continue reading Managing Misbehavior while we shelter in place
The secret?? AVOID THE POISON OF FAVORITISM! “Favoritism you say? We don’t have favoritism in our house!” Well sometimes we may be blinded and the poison seeps in. Our families are forced to be together now. Every person is unique, different, has different feelings, beliefs and desires. Sometimes the differences cause tension and frustrations… Continue reading The Secret to keeping your family from shattering under the pressures of COVID19!
“Stay Safe, Stay At Home!”Those words might terrify some. Why? Because they are not safe. Everybody’s saying stay home and be safe! Unfortunately some of you are finding home Unsafe. It shouldn’t hurt to be home. Parents are you hurting someone at home now? Oh you might not be hitting anyone, but words can… Continue reading It Should’t Hurt to be Home!
We have been inside for a while now, tempers are getting short , screaming is starting to happen, punishing, bribing, and threatening is being used to get children to do what you want. Help! If that's you, Edwina's answers to a parent's cry for help is here!! I know you love your child and… Continue reading Help!! I’m Tired Of This Already!
Bill Neely - http://www.gettingalongbetterllc.com is posting this blog with permission of Edwina Neely. During this time of duress, confusion and anxiety there may be instances where fear and anger surface, resulting in harm and even danger. I will present three items to help us better manage our own emotions and influence others to do so. … Continue reading Getting Along Better – At Home
Prayer time can be a fun time for the family. May these creative ideas be helpful! Prayer partners. Pray by twos. Hand squeeze: Hold hands in circle. Each person prays silently, and when finished you squeeze the hand you are holding. ACTS Prayer: Pray one sentence prayers following this formula: A = adoration to God, … Continue reading Creative Ideas for Prayer Time