Category Archives: Parenting a Teen

Talking to Your Children About Tragedy

Today is September 11th.  A horrible anniversary for people in the US.  It was the day that we began to feel less safe and less carefree.  Most of us can recall great details of that horrible day.  At the time, we just had the girls.  Little Bean wouldn’t be born for another six years.  College kid was five and Tiny… Read more »

Back to School Anxiety and How You Can Help

Today is Tiny Dancer’s first day of high school, an event she has been nervously anticipating all summer.  Last February she toured the high school she would be attending this fall and even got to sign up for classes.  Much to her delight, she got everything she wanted and claimed that she had the perfect schedule.  She would have numerous… Read more »