Happy Mother’s Day 2021

Happy Mother’s Day 2021

Happy Mother’s Day 2021 Happy Mother’s Day By JoAnn Schauf The moment we give birth our orientation changes and it never veers. Our very hearts beat for our children. Our motherhood is not for personal attention or applause: it’s rooted in pure love and to...
5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally

5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally

5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally 5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally By JoAnn Schauf More than a year into this pandemic, we are tired of hearing the words uncertainty, new normal, and lost year. Worse, we’re exhausted from the limitations of living in...
How to Have a Sweet Chat

How to Have a Sweet Chat

How to Have a Sweet Chat How to Have a Sweet Chat By JoAnn Schauf Let’s talk about screen time for example. We share the same pleasure phenomena as our adolescents when it comes to screen time. We spend just as much time texting, watching videos, scrolling social...
March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life

March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life

March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life By JoAnn Schauf The thrill is unmistakable for the 64 teams who qualify for the “Dance” of March Madness. No matter if the team is a perennial contender or on a maiden voyage, hope...
12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know

12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know

12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know 12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know By JoAnn Schauf I met with some middle school students who eagerly agreed that their parents love and care about them profoundly. Confidently they rely on you for everything they need. They...