‘Hey, You’re Not My Friend’ – Equipping Kids To Cope With Rejection


Parenting

A normally joyful girl leaves preschool happy then immediately succumbs to tears in the car when asked how her day was. ‘Today the kids were laughing at me, but I WASN’T being funny!’ Hugs, encouragement and more questions reveal that several children laughed while pointing at her in line. Her feelings were hurt. My heart hurt. I told her […]

March 8, 2017

I am THAT Allergy Mama: Something Good HAS To Come From All Of This {6 Beneficial Life-Skills Our Kids CAN Develop As A Result Of Having A Food Allergy}


Parenting

Yes, calling out ‘benefits’ of food allergies may be putting on rose-colored glasses. But I am a mama who needs to see that there is good that comes from such strenuous effort and from these challenging experiences. I need to know that there are things I can do to help my child thrive in the midst of something […]

November 17, 2014