Winning Ways to Speak by Cara Day

Winning Ways to Speak by Cara Day

Winning Ways to Speak by Cara Day The words you use, how they are put together, combined with the open, expansiveness of your eyes, your tone of voice, and the warmth of your body language help determine the quality of your communication with your children (and other...
Off-Screen Ways to Connect with Your Teen

Off-Screen Ways to Connect with Your Teen

Ten Off-Screen Ways to Connect with Your Teen: And Ten Ways to Connect Using Screens, by Cara Day If you do some simple math when your child starts high school, you’ll discover that you only have about 1,350 days, or 192 weeks left with your child before they head off…

Making the Family Mealtime Stick

Making the Family Mealtime Stick

Making the Family Mealtime Stick Research shows regular family meals have many benefits for family members. Criteria for family dinner: • Seated at shared table • All or most family members present • No technology on during meal • Meals at least 3 or more times per...
The Real Deal on Imaginary Friends

The Real Deal on Imaginary Friends

Five Real Things to Consider About Imaginary Friends, by Cara Day 1. It’s important for parents to know that about one-third of children will create an imaginary friend and those friends will typically stick around for a few days to a few years. Contrary to a...