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Supporting your emotionally excitable gifted child

Last updated: 02/12/2018

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 Supporting your emotionally excitable gifted child She's just too sensitive. Why does he overreact to every little thing? I wish she would just go with t

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Read Every Day: A Healthy Prescription For Your Child

Last updated: 02/12/2018

originally posted in HUFF POST PARENTS  "Read Every Day." It's a simple phrase with a powerful message, one that I've repeated time and again to the young children and parents I'v

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26 Phrases To Calm An Angry Child

Last updated: 02/12/2018

Whether your child has a slow-burning fuse or explodes like a firecracker at the slightest provocation, every child can benefit from anger management skills. As parents, we lay the

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Nurturing Brains: Think Nutrition & More!

Last updated: 02/11/2018

Nurturing Brains: Think Nutrition & More! What is good for the body... is good for the brain! Often when we hear the term "healthy" we generally think in terms of our body. However

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7 must know tips to avoid being Sharenting - Just Me Regina

Last updated: 02/11/2018

The news recently did a story on Sharenting.  I didn’t know what it was either.  Sharenting is when a parent shares photos, birthday and personal details about their kids onlin

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How could a text message transform literacy?

Last updated: 02/11/2018

Just over five million adults in England are functionally illiterate, with the literacy skills equivalent to an eleven year old. Not only that,around half of the adults in prison a

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My Kid is Gifted. (Yes, I'm THAT Mom.) | My Little Poppies

Last updated: 02/10/2018

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure statement for more information. I used to stumble over the word if I said it at all. Parents are afraid of using

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Screen Time and the Gifted Student: Balance and Quality Are Key

Last updated: 02/10/2018

Last November, Dr. Barbara Swicord at NSGT delivered a webinar on Family Relationships and the Gifted Child.If you weren’t able to attend and wish to view it, please go to http:/

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12 Parenting Hacks using Amazon Echo

Last updated: 02/10/2018

Do you have an Alexa? Also known as the Amazon Echo.  My husband splurged and bought one last spring, and it certainly has changed the dynamic around here.   As a music, podcast,

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20 Classic Movies Families Can Watch Together

Last updated: 02/10/2018

Cozy up on the couch! We ranked these pre-1999 flicks with help from Common Sense Media, entertainers, and experts who have movie nights with their kids. Our judges loved Pixar’

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