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To the Mom (and Dad) Parenting Out of FEAR…

A few days after I returned from Hearts at Home, it was time to pack up four of my children (and all their stuff) and head out to the Indiana Home Educators Association (IAHE) conference in Indianapolis, IN. I had … Continue reading

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Small Businesses, Big Results: Courthouse Academy Traditional & Spanish Immersion School

Owner: Kym Pomares Founded: 1992 Location: 3217 Monet Dr., Virginia Beach Number of Employees: 48 Kym Pomares originally founded Courthouse Academy in 1992 exclusively as a pre-school with half days, a total enrollment of less than 25 children and staff … Continue reading

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Parents of Successful Kids Have These 12 Things in Common

Parents of Successful Kids Have These 12 Things in Common Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome things as adults. And while there isn’t a set recipe … Continue reading

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5 parenting styles that cause entitlement in kids — and how to change them

We all have them: the “What were we thinking?” parenting moments. We let our kids sneak in after curfew because we don’t want another battle. Or we stock our purse with candy to make it through errands. Or maybe we’ve … Continue reading

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Why self-care is an important part of parenting, and how to make time for it

In traditional ground-fought wars, the command post behind the lines would often have hot coffee, good food and dry clothes. Was this because the generals were selfish? Or because they deserved it for having made the highest ranks in the … Continue reading

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Reframe the Behaviour

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