Our children need our love, support, and time!

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!When we sacrifice our time for our children, we are sending them the message that they are important to us.  Think about a busy father who re-arranges his schedule so that he can attend his child’s soccer game, or a […]


Your attention is one of the biggest “payoffs” you can give to your children for their behaviour.  This is both good and bad.  When children behave in appropriate ways, we sometimes give them attention, and the attention is a reward that causes them behave that way more often. When children behave inappropriately, we are more […]

A Gift of Charity

Every once in awhile we as parents have the opportunity of seeing something special happen with our children that leaves us just a little bit in awe. Such a moment happened just the other day. My ten year old daughter, Joelle Joscelyne Joviana, came walking into the kitchen and announced matter of factly, “I don”t […]