Family life can get CRAZY quickly!  Raising kids today is like running the Parenting Olympics.  But we can choose a different path - one that has nothing to do with what everyone else thinks.  A path committed to building a family dynamic that brings the absolute best of each member forward. Here experts from educators to psychologist and occupational therapists answer our burning questions on raising kids through every age and stage.

When is Picky Eating More Than Picky Eating?
April 01, 2018
It can be quite common for most children to go through a stage of ‘picky eating’ or refusal of certain foods. However, if mealtime is becoming stressful or your child is beginning to consistently ... Continue Reading
Discipline That Works
March 11, 2018
All parents wonder about effective discipline for their children regardless of age. However, disciplining older children and teens can be challenging if for no other reason than they have so much more... Continue Reading
Characteristics of a Gifted Learner
February 18, 2018
Do you ever wonder if your child is different than other children when they develop a passion for dinosaurs, or electricity, or rocks, or…and they just won’t let go of the passion? They need to kn... Continue Reading
How Schools Help Children With Needs
December 08, 2017
Navigating the school environment for a child with needs can be challenging.  Dr. Angela Axelrod, a school psychologist, met with Cole to discuss how schools are set-up to help kids with a variety of... Continue Reading
Childhood Sensory Development
December 07, 2017
Sensory processing is the first way children have to understand and experience the world around them.  When sensory processing is not going well for a child, many challenges can present themselves fr... Continue Reading
Building Awareness: Social Emotional Learning
November 28, 2017
Many parents are concerned about their children’s academic (e.g., math, reading) achievement and have high academic expectations for their children. While these concerns are warranted given the comp... Continue Reading
Positive Eating Behaviors
November 10, 2017
Every parent experiences feeding their little ones in a different way. Things like cultural perspectives, a child’s growth, and typical family food choices are just a couple of the factors that go i... Continue Reading
A More Meaningful Morning Routine
By Jake
November 07, 2017
What we do in the first hour we are awake sets the tone for the day ahead. If that first hour is filled with the familiar hustle of getting kids out the door, you may be cringing. But a simple morning... Continue Reading