December Reflection: Playing It Backwards

December 2, 2013

December is the busy month! The time between Thanksgiving festivities and Christmas/New Years seems to shrink each year. It is lots of glitz, glamour, parties, and over-indulging. Yet, it is also a perfect time to take stock and reflect on … Continue reading

Recognizing Anxiety in Your 4-Year Old

October 22, 2013

It’s easy to recognize a happy 4-year old; this preschooler has both inner joy and innocence. It’s almost like a light not yet touched by the trials of growing up. A happy child makes parents smile.  The anxious child, however, … Continue reading

Yelling! There is an Alternative

October 4, 2013

Do you have a “yeller” in your family? Are you the “yeller” in your family?   Lest you are confused…let me define the word. A “yeller” is… Someone who knows no volume control. Someone who shrieks no matter what the … Continue reading