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Moral Back-To-School Lesson For Families

No matter where your children go to school or what age they are, there is one lesson they must have for their future happiness and success — and it's one only parents can teach the conscienc... more

Laugh Therapy For Families

There is hardly a day that goes by that I don't find myself laughing, belly-laugh type laughing, with my children.  Just the other day Porter and I were driving down the road and I mixed my words up which was... more

Why You’re Not Your Daughter’s Best Friend

“What do you want your relationship with your child to be like?”  I asked a group of dedicated parents attending one of my Teaching Self-Government workshops. raising confident childrenmother daughter fri... more

Silliness — There’s a Time and a Place

When I was growing up, I remember constantly hearing my father say, “There is a time and a place for everything. This is neither the time nor the place.” attention seeking behaviorsteaching children to be... more