Are you aware of what you’re saying to your child or what message you’re sending with your behavior? Kids do hear whether you think they’re listening or not and believe me the ears perk up even more when then they overhear their name. The reason I ask is that I had a chat with a… Continue reading Auntie Says…Your Words Matter
When I was a little kid in grade one teachers were larger than life iconic figures. They wielded great knowledge, patience, and imagination and were to be respected, listened to and appreciated. Fast forward several years and things are different—kids, families, and teachers have changed. Topics like personal space, appropriate touch, and other life realities… Continue reading Auntie Says…You Don’t Need to Like Your Kid’s Teacher.
I started smoking when I was twelve years old. Through middle and high school I smoked a handful of cigarettes a day and by the time I reached university I was up to a pack a day. I should never have started. It took me years to finally quit and who knows how many chemicals… Continue reading Auntie Says…Is Your Kid Vaping? Stop it now.