Category: Parenting

  • Anger Energy & Kids

  • Posted by Robin Nicholas on June 20, 2018 | Topics: Parenting
  • Teaching kids how to manage their anger can ironically cause us to feel frustrated. We might become frazzled trying to figure out how to state what we think is obvious. Sometimes we forget that they are learning how to deal with their emotions as they develop. Just as we have to teach them how to … Continue reading “Anger Energy & Kids”

  • Follow-Through

  • Posted by Robin Nicholas on April 28, 2015 | Topics: Parenting
  • “My kid doesn’t believe me when I tell him I’ll be at his soccer game.” “I can’t get my child to listen to me.” “My daughter stopped asking me to play tea party with her.” “My little girl won’t follow the house rules.” These are statements that have been voiced by frustrated parents. After some … Continue reading “Follow-Through”

  • Co-Parenting

  • Posted by Robin Nicholas on February 14, 2015 | Topics: Parenting
  • One of the most heart-wrenching experiences through which a person can go is the process of divorce. It can be even more horrifying when children are involved.  Parents often wonder if the divorce will “mess-up” their child.  They fear the long-term effects and are concerned their child will suffer greatly because of the divorce.   The … Continue reading “Co-Parenting”

  • Children and Feelings

  • Posted by Robin Nicholas on November 5, 2013 | Topics: Parenting
  • Do you ever get upset when you can’t figure out how you are feeling?  Children experience this same kind of frustration.  The difference is that children typically do not have the cognitive ability or the emotional capacity to self-discover.  This is why it is vitally important to teach children the various emotions they may be … Continue reading “Children and Feelings”