The World is Not Black and White

The World is Not Black and White

The world is filled with gray Is your child a black and white thinker? Do you feel as though you are walking on egg shells? Do you make sure everything is “perfect” to avoid a meltdown? If you said yes to any of these questions, you have a rigid child. A...
How to Make the Temper Tantrums Stop

How to Make the Temper Tantrums Stop

Do you have a four or five year old that still has temper tantrums? Do you feel your eight and nine year old children should be controlling their emotions by now? Do you ever say? “You need to calm down!” Does your child know how? Tips to help: Don’t...
What is Emotional Intelligence?

What is Emotional Intelligence?

Your IQ influences 20% of your success in life. Emotional intelligence gets you far in life. Talk about feelings, label your feelings and their feelings, read books about feelings. Deal with emotions in a helpful way: relaxation, read, cuddle with a stuffy, notice...
Big Kid Bigger Emotions

Big Kid Bigger Emotions

Feelings are good to have. But why do we expect our children and teens to “Control” thier emotions? By control do you mean? Just be happy. Don’t let things affect you. It’s not that big of a deal. How would you feel if someone told you?...