Transitioning to Summer

By |2019-06-04T19:39:56-05:00June 4th, 2019|Parenting, Social/Emotional|

It's June! And with June comes summer vacation! And with summer vacation comes… anxiety! Yes, anxiety. While many kids gleefully anticipate the start of summer vacation, others feel a growing sense of dread as they contemplate the many changes the end of the school year heralds – leaving familiar friends, teachers and routines and the [...]

The Pain of Ignored Feelings

By |2019-02-19T19:27:59-05:00January 25th, 2019|Parent Community, Self Care, Social/Emotional|

Hi Everyone, Now that we are solidly in the throes of winter, I have been feeling shut down - its cold, I have not been getting enough sleep, and I just want to crawl under the blankets, eat chocolate and watch TV. One of the reasons I have not been sleeping well is because my back has been bothering [...]

Transitions – Part 2 (Finally!)

By |2018-06-29T16:23:18-05:00June 29th, 2018|2e Parent, Parent Community, Self Care, Social/Emotional|

Hi Folks, I can't believe it is already the end of June. 2018 is half over and the days are starting to get shorter again. Thankfully we still have some long summer evenings ahead of us. I love those long days, especially when it cools down at night and you can spend time outside. Its [...]


By |2018-06-29T15:07:21-05:00June 8th, 2018|2e Parent, Parent Community, Parenting, Raising Teens, Social/Emotional, TECA Insights|

Hey folks, I am finally getting around to writing about transitions! I think I may have “forgotten” to write about transitions last week because, to be honest, I can have a hard time with them myself. I have been thinking a lot about transitions because the end of the school year is upon us. My [...]