Adults and children alike are constantly staring at a screen. We have become increasingly dependent upon the technology. Screen-Free Week is a time for participants to turn off and "tune in" plugging into life instead!
While looking for photos I found picture after picture of couples separated by children, gazing at the camera, or looking at or embracing kids, with no visible bond with each other. I believe these images tell a compelling story about the tangible impact of kids on our romantic relationships, and on parents' expressions of romance and love after our babies arrive.
No matter what you may think about divorce. No matter what you may feel about divorce. No matter what your situation or experience, life will change for you and your children. Follow these guidelines of how you can help them cope.
You feel tired and depleted for very concrete, physical reasons. Think about it: motherhood is profoundly fulfilling. But it is also the most relentlessly stressful and demanding activity most women - or men! -- will ever do.
It's August, and the start of school isn't far away. This is the perfect time to start getting everyone in your family into a good evening routine that will make mornings a pleasant, unrushed experience (Yes, it is possible!), whether your kids are in school yet or not.