"Find a focal point and keep focused on it. For each of my pregnancies this has always been something different, from a painting on the wall to my husband's eyes.
For sleeping, I surrounded myself with lots of pillows, including a…"
"I am newly pregnant (6 weeks) with baby #5. My girls are 10, 9 and almost 5 years old and my little guy is 3 years old. We had only planned on having 4 children, but decided about a year ago that there was another child in the cards for…"
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"My oldest is 9 and wants very badly to have a facebook account. Several of her cousins that are around the same age have one and she does not understand why she is not allowed. I explain it very simply: it is against both the household rules AND…"
Hi there from The Girlz Korner in upstate New York where you'll find light, witty and rather entertaining articles on every topic imaginable from The Little Black Dress to Making Whoopie. So if you get a chance to kick back and exhale, if only for a brief moment ... come on over and see me some time.
Parenting teens is hard enough, but parenting a troubled teen can feel impossible. Most parents simply don’t have the training in psychotherapy techniques, communication skills, and mentoring necessary to guide a teen through the troubled years of adolescence, especially when that teen is also struggling with mental…