Inaction…or saving your sanity 101

I admit I am a control freak. I'll even go one step further and admit that I can be inflexible. Consequently, I have pretty much hassled my children into being fantastic little people. I'm guaranteed passable behavior, and at the very least, can count on them not to embarrass me publicly. They're 12 and 7,…

The pampered child…

I've been reading a lot of Alfred Adler lately. Mainly to shore up my resolve that its irresponsible to pamper your children. It's not really something I ever questioned, but in being around a "pamperer", it causes all sorts of headaches, raises questions and worst of all, encourages insecurities in my previously secure children. I…