Category Archives: parenting

How to Help Your Children Reach for the Stars with Love and Guidance

As parents, we always want what is best for our children. Even before my daughter arrived in this world, I had big dreams for her. Mostly, I just want her to be happy and healthy. However, I want her to dream big, too. Right now she is a toddler and dreams of becoming a doctor […]

Why the terrible twos are not so terrible

22 Reasons Why the Terrible 2’s Are Not So Terrible

For the first twenty-three and a half months of my daughter’s life, I was constantly warned, “Just wait…the terrible two’s are coming!” My daughter’s second birthday came and went while I still waited for the terrible-ness to ensue. Just to lay all of my cards on the table, there are days that I fall into […]

Toddler Obsessions

How to Survive Your Toddler’s Obsessions

*Updated Post What is it about tiny humans and their bizarre obsessions? It seems that every few weeks my daughter is onto a new obsession. To be clear, it is not that she is really “into” one thing or another. It is that she has developed a fascination that is all-consuming, all-encompassing, and somehow takes […]