1. Overcoming Obstacles

    Overcoming Obstacles

    Life can become difficult! One moment you are having a great life and thinking “Wow, life is going great!” Then the next thing you now it’s like a great big dark cloud overshadows all the positive things that have happened in your life. However, it’s important to not let those negative momen…Read More

  2. Struggling with an Eating Disorder

    Struggling with an Eating Disorder

    Almost 30 million people of all ages and genders struggle with an eating disorder in the United States, according to the National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorder website.  Although anyone can be affected and struggle with an eating disorder, women are the most associated wit…Read More

  3. Recognizing Bullying

    Recognizing Bullying

    With the start of a new school year, there can be worries that your child may be bullied. It’s not a thought that goes through every parent's mind, however, it’s important to be aware that there’s a possibility of bullying occurring at school. A child can be bullied at any moment no matter the…Read More

  4. Signs of Codependency

    Signs of Codependency

    Codependency can be a serious issue, especially when the person is depending on the other person too much. Not giving the other person enough space to breathe or do their own things on their own time can have a negative impact on a relationship. It’s normal to want to be with someone all the time,…Read More

  5. LGBTQ Couples Adoption

    LGBTQ Couples and Adoption

    Children can bring couples many delightful memories. They can also help the couple feel like a true and complete family. However, we must acknowledge that couples are no longer only men and women, but there are plenty of openly same sex couples who would also like to have a complete family of their …Read More

  6. Surrogacy Option

    Surrogacy as an Option

    The joys of starting a family can be challenging for some. However, there are several options that can help your dreams of having a family become reality. There are various options that you can choose from to start a family like adoption, traditional surrogacy, and gestational surrogacy. Although ad…Read More

  7. Solving Relationship Issues

    Solving Your Relationship Issues

    No relationship is perfect! Everyone hits a rough patch here and then. The important thing though is to not let it have a negative impact on your relationship. Especially if you know this person is someone incredibly special. Relationships take a lot of communication and trust. It's important that w…Read More

  8. what makes a family?

    Adoption Equality: What the Numbers are Saying

    The Case for Adoption Equality An estimated of 400,000 children in the U.S. have been removed from their homes and are now in foster care, wards of the state. With this many children, the main goal of the foster care system is to find each and every child a home within a reasonable amount of time. I…Read More

  9. Our Children, Our Imitators

    In light of the topic of today's parenting tip, I want to bring your attention to a poem that highlights how children's development is greatly impacted by the reality that they grew up in. If they grow up only knowing one way of living that will be the only life they know. There is truth to the mess…Read More