Check out my top four favorite children’s books featuring Black characters that are also created by Black authors and illustrators.
January 19th. That’s it. That’s the date research has predicted most people will abandon their new year’s resolutions. Is that because people lack willpower? Not at all. It’s because we approach changing habits in a way that doesn’t work for us (more on this in a second).
Have you ever scrambled to rescue your child from a tolerable, teachable moment? Each time we rescue a child from failure, we rob them of the opportunity to handle and learn from a situation. We are also sending them the message that we don’t think they can handle it. Failure is a necessary and inevitable part of a life well-lived. What can you do to help prepare children for failure?
One of my go-to stress-reduction hacks for families is decluttering. Decluttering our physical spaces, our digital spaces, and our schedules can have tremendous positive impact on our mental health and overall well-being.