3 Ways to Recharge this Summer

3 Ways to Recharge this Summer

Howdy! I don’t know about you… but during the summer I harbor a fantasy. I think that summer is supposed to be about long quiet days on the beach with my kids frolicking in the waves, bike rides, roller skating, and sitting under a tree reading a book. Year after...read more
How to Help Anxious Kids

How to Help Anxious Kids

We got this email recently asking for ideas about how to help a child with anxiety. Dear Cecilia and Jason, My 7 year old is in 1st grade. Although he was fine in kindergarten and the first half of 1st grade, something abruptly changed and he became very anxious about...read more
I lied to a baby (our baby)

I lied to a baby (our baby)

Almost 11 years ago, when Alana, our first child, was born I held her little, wet, squishy body in my arms for the first time and I said something to her. She was not yet a minute old and I told her something that was not true. I said, “I’m going to be such a good mom...read more