Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Water Signs (The Lavender Stand)

This post first appeared on The Lavender Stand, as part of a series, for their launch and "astrology to parent" column. Check them out for more on stories that "shifts culture, practices, and out dated rules around expectations, funding, and field norms." The element of water should be the easiest to describe and relate to … Continue reading Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Water Signs (The Lavender Stand)

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Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Air Signs (The Lavender Stand)

This post first appeared on The Lavender Stand, as part of a series, for their launch and "astrology to parent" column. Check them out for more on stories that "shifts culture, practices, and out dated rules around expectations, funding, and field norms." The air sign of the moon brings us to a more mental aspect … Continue reading Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Air Signs (The Lavender Stand)

Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Earth Sign (The Lavender Stand)

This post first appeared on The Lavender Stand, as part of a series, for their launch and "astrology to parent" column. Check them out for more on stories that "shifts culture, practices, and out dated rules around expectations, funding, and field norms." Oh, the element of earth. The durability of a rock, or the stability … Continue reading Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Earth Sign (The Lavender Stand)

Building My Child’s Self-Esteem, The Cat in the Hat Style

She said she felt she was ugly, cause the kids in school made fun of her hair and her teeth... "I think I'm ugly," she said, and for the instance of that moment, the image of her as a little pig-tailed girl flashed before my eyes. When did my daughter's self-esteem start to dwindle? "You're … Continue reading Building My Child’s Self-Esteem, The Cat in the Hat Style

4 Things I Learned from My Tween Using Instagram

Earlier this year, we allowed our tween to sign-up for Instagram. We figured it'll be good for her to test the online and social hurdles that were inevitably down the road. So far, it's been an interesting ride. We've had some pretty good discussions on everything from what's trending on Instagram, to celebrities and even … Continue reading 4 Things I Learned from My Tween Using Instagram