Family, Family Strategies, Parenting

So I’m Home! Now What?

  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?

Family, Family Strategies

Making a Smooth Transition from Preschool to Kindergarten

Your child is ready for Kindergarten when you believe he/she is ready. Stay positive and your child will feel your joy and look forward to going to school. Here are a few tips to help with readiness: Go over the schedule you will have when school starts-practice what is expected at least a week before… Continue reading Making a Smooth Transition from Preschool to Kindergarten

Family Strategies, Parenting

The KEY to School Success: Communication

How do we know any thing without talking about it? Communicating will unlock the fear of failure. Sit down with you family every week. Some call it "Family Meetings" Here you will TALK about: clarifying expectations Responsibilities Logical Consequences instead of punishment chores Screen time personal time family activities homework meal time When these topics… Continue reading The KEY to School Success: Communication