How To Love Yourself More When You Worry About What Others Think

How do you feel about the concept of self love? Some will think that this is narcissistic and a very selfish act. But the truth is that it isn’t. What self love really is about is having a high opinion of yourself and be able to feel happy whenever you want. If you worry about …

How To Be More Confident And Less Dependent On Others

If you are someone who is often concerned about what others think about you then this can really tank your self confidence. Being reliant on others to feel good about yourself is a bad situation to be in. If you had higher confidence levels then you wouldn’t need to do this so much, if at …

Can Comparing Yourself To Others Be Good For You?

The answer to this is a resounding “Yes” if you do this in the right way. What most people tend to do is compare themselves to others as some form of validation for themselves or because of envy or some other negative emotion. The secret to comparing yourself to others for your benefit is to …

Ask Mr. Dad: Teens, young adults and coronavirus: A perfect storm

Dear Mr. Dad: My older children are away at college in another state and, as far as I’m concerned, they’re behaving irresponsibly with regard to the coronavirus. Rather than come home and obey social distancing recommendations when their campuses cancelled classes, they opted to hang out with their classmates and have an extended spring break …

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Living with Children: Time for parents to keep calm and carry on

Vital to a child’s sense of well-being are parents who act competent to provide adequate provision and protection under any and all circumstances.I often refer to that obligation as “acting like a superior being.” It requires, under the most trying circumstances, keeping one’s cool, projecting a sense of having it all together, not letting emotion …

How to help and encourage your children with their homework

Big Bad Wolf My six-year-old was given this homework in school which will be due on Wednesday 29th January 2020. They were asked to make a wanted poster to find the Big Bad Wolf! When I asked him to do it, he said he will print it out from the internet. I was like why …

Making School Less Scary For Your Toddler

“Every child is a different kind of FLOWER, and all together, makes this world a beautiful GARDEN.” – Anonymous By nature, children are full of happiness and enjoyment in life. They live what they see and believe. However, it is inevitable that children will feel afraid of something most of the time. Just like adults, …