Tips for Modern Parents

One of the most important truths in family relationships is that we must demonstrate to our kids what it is to love unconditionally. As a mother raising tweens, I’m learning that one of the best ways to demonstrate my feelings to my boys is to go to the one place I never really wanted to go… #lovedunconditionally #love #tweens #unconditionallove www.themidlifemamas.com

My Dear Son: You Are Loved Unconditionally

As our children grow up, it gets harder to find ideas and activities to foster strong family connections. But this idea for a family meeting that parents can use to build a strong family connection that lasts and lasts! #familyconnection #familymeeting www.themidlifemamas.com

Connected Families Use This One Overlooked Parenting Tool

Want to Help Your Child Have Fewer Hard Times?

Want to Help Your Child Have Fewer Hard Times?

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5 Quick Wins for the Most Vexing Parenting Challenges

Preteen boys and girls are going to fail - and we have to let them fail. They may have activities, ideas, and attitude, but young teens don't know everything just yet. Trust me - NEVER say this! www.themidlifemamas.com

Saying "You Can Do It" Is The Wrong Thing to Say. And Here’s Why…

You can encourage self esteem in children with one word. Use it in the right way at the right time, and it can be magical! www.themidlifemamas.com

One Word To Encourage Self-Esteem In Children

Sometimes it can be harder than you expect to encourage your child to open up about their lives. I've tried lots of open-ended questions, but this simple suggestion worked wonders! www.themidlifemamas.com

One Powerful Tool to Encourage Your Child to Open Up

What are 5 things parents can do to prepare children for success? Help prepare your children for life long satisfaction and success - easier than you think! www.themidlifemamas.com

5 Things to Prepare Children For Success

Find the very best tips and tricks for getting your child the perfect back to school backpack. www.themidlifemamas.com

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