Why praise can damage your child’s self-esteem

Have you ever wondered what is the best way to encourage children and help them build healthy self-esteem?  We often think that giving them praise and compliments is a good way to help them build their self-esteem. But what if telling our kids “you’re amazing” wasn’t as helpful as we might have thought? From my reading […]

Am I a bad mom?

Do you ever have those days when you feel down in the dumps? You know, one of those days when you start thinking that you are, maybe a BAD mom… When you want to send the whole world packing? As over-tired and overworked moms, we often feel the pressure to cram 48 hours of work […]