• Best life advice| 16 bloggers share the advice their moms have given them to cope with challenges.
    Family,  Family and Parenting

    Best Life Advice from Mom : 16 Bloggers Honor the Wisdom of their Moms

    When you reflect on your life, you soon realize the best life advice you ever got came from your mom. Have you ever wondered what your mom’s DNA would reveal? Perhaps immeasurable values such as: –   love –   wisdom –   kindness –   sacrifice –   generosity –   courage The hallmark traits of Superman, Batman, and every other superhero rolled into one. Qualities shown in moments of crisis where strength of character and superhuman coping skills are needed. Sadly, there is the misconception that you can quantify the love you feel for your mother. Let me make my view clear now – a mother’s love is priceless. There is no gift you…

  • Sad mom at the beach worrying about ways to connect with her teenager
    Family and Parenting,  Parenting

    Essential teenage stress management tips you need to know

    Many adults believe there is no such thing as teenage stress. They think that teens have it easy – no mortgage or bills to pay, or being forced to work at a job they hate because so many lives depend on it. All teenagers have to do is have fun online chatting with their friends, go to school, do their homework play a little sport and hang out with their friends after school, right? Dead wrong. Check out this YouTube video which shows you exactly why teens can claim to outstress adults   Another point in the teen stress camp is the results of a poll carried out by the…

  • Family and Parenting,  Parenting


    Parenting teenagers is really hard. There are constant conflicts and bad attitude which turn your home into a battlefield. But don’t despair, there are awesome parenting blogs which are loaded with helpful parenting tips. I know you’ve often thought, ‘ I can’t wait for him to go to college.’  Peace and quiet will reign at last. Until you realize that you have 3 more teenagers to raise. But you’ve now reached a point where you need to learn a few parenting skills to effectively tackle all the drama that comes with  teenagers. Imagine how wonderful it would be to be able to cut your teen’s mouthiness with just a simple…

  • Family,  Family and Parenting


    Family meetings are really hard especially if you have teens who are trapped in the vortex of teenage life. Barton Goldsmith states in Psychology Today in 10 Tips for Holding a Family Meeting: Strengthening the family bond can prove to be challenging even for the most dedicated parents. One of the best tools to achieve this goal is holding a Weekly Family Meeting. But let’s just go back to the chaos of last week for a moment. Recall how you missed the baseball game where your teen scored the winning run?  Or the Wednesday dinner disaster because you were so busy with a product launch that you forgot to do a…