Anything Worth Doing (audio & transcript)

Listen to this episode You’ve heard, I’m sure, “anything worth doing is worth doing well,” right?  Well, consider this, Dear Heart: “Anything worth doing is worth doing badly.”* Frankly, pretty […]

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Monday’s Whisper-du-Jour About Resistance

(Click here for an audio version of this post.) Today’s whisper-du-jour: Your 3-year-old son is fascinated with water. He loves playing with water, and you can be sure that whenever […]

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How Do We Help Our Kids Handle Frustration?

So, here’s a question I fielded recently, and I thought that it might be helpful to other folks. Here’s the question that was posed: How should I react to my […]

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Supporting a Loved One Who Self-Sabotages

What, I ask you, is more difficult than watching your loved one struggle through life?  You witness him trying so hard — he is so talented, so creative — but […]

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Your child as an alien

Imagine you’re a visitor to another country.  Not just another country, but a whole other culture.  You’re alone, and not only don’t you speak the language, but none of the […]

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