Tag: kids

The mom I was going to be

I remember so clearly the day a stranger stopped me to compliment my parenting. I had just parked the car and was skipping over to get one-year-old Quinn out of her carseat. I had a big grin on my face and I was humming a merry tune. I threw open her door, tickled her toes and said “We’re here little…

Ask The Parent Coach – Whining

Kids whine for many reasons. They may whine because they are tired, because they are hungry, or because they are not yet skilled at regulating their emotions. But there’s one big reason why they do it over and over: because it works!

A picnic at the beach

Don’t let the summer pass you by without taking advantage of the warm evenings. Head to a nearby beach park to soak in the views. There’s fun to be had for the whole family!