As a coach and OakPark.com blogger, it's my intention to support parents as they do the most important job ever - PARENTING! Whether it's a new perspective, a personal story, a community event for kids, parents, or families - I plan on covering it. I'm a firm believer in sharing and being open to new ideas as a way to strengthen our parenting power.
Ever wonder why your child often seems to make parenting harder for you than it is for other parents? Many parents feel this way -- frustrated and at wits end as they bounce from one parenting approach to another with limited results.
I was a stay-at-home mom, raising two children while volunteering for PTO programs and community projects. When it came to my contributions as mother and household manager, there was no overtime pay, paid vacations or weekends off. I never received a raise or holiday bonus or an Employee of the Month parking space.
It's holiday time which means time for DE-STRESSING! We've all experienced strain and tension, but why can't there just be one simple approach to stress-free living regardless of the time of year? There is. . .
Come experience the Festival of Trees starting November 29th! This family friendly event will be held at Holley Court Terrace, fearturing beautifully trimmed holiday trees, festive wreaths and table scapes including holiday music and refreshments.
On October 19th from 10 am - 2 pm at Percy Julian Middle School, you are invited to attend a Social Services Resource Fair hosted by The Community Mental Health Board of OP Township and District 97 Special Education Department.