I Lost My Child, And It Was Terrifying!

I Lost My Child, And It Was Terrifying!

By Dr. Kim Grengs, Parent Coach If you have lost your child, feel comforted that you are not alone! This is my story of how I lost my 3 year old son in a public place. I also share tips to help prevent this from happening to you. My Story Of How I Lost My Child I have...
Should My Kids Do Chores?

Should My Kids Do Chores?

By Lisa Reichelt, Parent Coach Family chores are a controversial topic. Parents can’t seem to agree on the best practices for engaging their children in helping around the house. We’ve all heard the saying “Back in my day, kids had chores around the house!” What was...
Boxing Your Way Out Of Sibling Rivalry

Boxing Your Way Out Of Sibling Rivalry

By Lisa Reichelt, Parent Coach Sibling rivalry is an unavoidable reality in family life. I grew up in a family of 8 siblings and we were masters at rivalry! My brothers used to “manage” my sister and I as we put on kid-sized boxing gloves and used the front entry of...
Making Mistakes As A Parent

Making Mistakes As A Parent

By Dr. Kim Grengs, Parent Coach Do you ever want a “do over”?  I know I have and continue to want “do overs”, for my mistakes along the way. I have also learned from them and will continue to learn from them.   Here are a few...
Is a Family Meal Really That Important?

Is a Family Meal Really That Important?

by Lisa Reichelt, Parent Coach Eating a meal together with your family is a universal experience. In fact, many TV shows and movies have used the family dinner as a scene to create comedy and drama (The Simpsons, Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, Seinfeld and The Office...