Tag Archives: diving

How to support and encourage your kids, or “What the heck was I thinking!”

Wow. I didn’t really realize how long it has been since I wrote a story. Things have been hectic over the past couple of months with school, mainly high school, activities taking up a large amount of time.  I apologize … Continue reading

Posted in Funny Stories, Inspirations | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It is OK to admit you are wrong,,,and to say “I’m sorry.”

Sometimes as parents, we tend to believe that we know exactly what to say or advise our kids on; especially when they are younger.  Because of this, we are often blinded to the possible negative effect our words and actions … Continue reading

Posted in Inspirations, Life Lessons | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Courage, Leaps of Faith, and “Oh Crap! What Just Happened?”

As parents there comes a time when our children do something that is quite unexpected (and outside what we thought of our kids) and leaves us dumbstruck momentarily as our brain tries to register what is was we just saw.  … Continue reading

Posted in Funny Stories | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kids gain from encouragement – and return back to us

As parents, we are always encouraging our children to do their best or to give something a try.  We hope they get encouraged, but sometimes they learn a lesson that maybe we didn’t intend; to be encouraging to others. My … Continue reading

Posted in Inspirations, Life Lessons | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment