Add “FUN” to Your To-Do List

Moose Hunting…fly fishing…and horses. What do they have to do with graduation? Read on… Spring is here! It takes me back to my daughter’s senior year of high school. There were a thousand things to do: making the final decision about which college to choose, selecting the right dorm, sending

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It’s Always “Spring” Time at Aaron Bonding

Steve and I talk a great deal about INTENTIONAL parenting during the high school years. By that we mean looking for any and every opportunity to help our children become self-sufficient, thus prepping them for the college years when they are no longer under our roof. These opportunities come up

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Mother’s Manifesto Part 2: Claim Your Power Right NOW!

This is part two of a three-part manifesto. Click here to start with part one. We know from training and experience that parents have great power and influence over their teenage children. Yes, you still do! Even when they seem to be rejecting everything you do and say. But we

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Why Won’t My Children “Friend” Me On Facebook?

If my children won’t “friend” me, does that mean I’m not their friend? If they won’t let me follow them on Twitter or Instagram, what does that mean for our relationship? Or does Facebook “friending” and Twitter “following” only apply to their peers? What are they trying to hide?  Are

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