Children have essential needs for nurturing care and time with their parents.
Nurture and Human Development: A Crisis of Understanding and Action
Nurturing is powerful and drastically undervalued. Nurturing heals, promotes empathy, and counters violence.
Thinking About Parenting
Researchers have come up with creative, scientific studies that measure some of the effects of parenting behaviors.
The Power of Emotional and Social Competencies
Emotions are not just a personal issue. A person’s emotional development has effects on how well they function in social situations.
“Mommy, I Need Your Intention”
What is my intention? I thought about it for days. I stood outside myself and watched my interactions with my children.
A Brief Moment
I’m not the outgoing type at all. Meeting new people and jumping right into conversations are not easy for me.
Happy New Year!
Let's turn down a notch our unending quests to try harder or be better versions of ourselves.
Parenting books had forewarned me, but I still stepped right into the trap.
Challenging Journey: Food Allergies
The story of one family's experience with learning how to care for their son, who has severe food allergies.
Talk may be cheap...
Not An Interloper
House-husband. Primary caregiver. At-home parent. Full-time dad. All these terms are descriptive, but I usually describe myself as an at-home dad.