From Dream Killer to Dream Champion

From Dream Killer to Dream Champion

Confessions of a Dream Killer When our son, Gavin, was 5 or 6 years old, he struggled with school… A LOT! One day, we were discussing the future. It was one of those hopelessly adorable conversations that as a parent, I hope to remember for life. In typical 5-year old...
8 Tips for Dealing with Bored Kids

8 Tips for Dealing with Bored Kids

This is part two of a two part blog series. Part one focuses on explaining why boredom is good for a kid’s brain health and their future development. It introduces five stages of boredom so that you can be aware of the more uncomfortable stages of dealing with bored...
Kids are Bored: Should Parents Care?

Kids are Bored: Should Parents Care?

In households all across the world, kids are bored. I imagine the same phrases are being heard over and over again: some rendition of “I’m bored,” “What can I do?” or “Mom, there’s nothing to do!” It’s the perfect storm for...