Kids On Tablets

Give Your Kids a ‘Digital Detox’

While technology is certainly helpful in many ways, there are also many downfalls to overusing devices, especially for developing brains. Smartphones and tablets can interfere with normal brain functions like attention span, focus, and self-control.…

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How to Get Your Child Through a Divorce

Going through a divorce is extremely taxing for all parties involved. There are many things to take care of when going through a divorce, like figuring out new living arrangements and organization financials. With all…

Help Your Kids Develop Healthy Habits

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation recently published a study emphasizing the ability parents have to influence their child's behavior. In fact, the study even showed that parents outranked sports celebrities as the person…

How to Make Sure Your Child Is Still…

We are over a year into the Covid-19 pandemic. Rightfully so, many parents are concerned about their school-aged children and teenagers falling behind academically and socially. But should parents with newborns or toddlers who haven't…

Violent Teenage Son

Dear Sara, I am a divorced Mom with a sixteen-year-old son. His father lives in another state and my son seldom sees him. My son is six feet tall and about 180 pounds. Lately, I…

How Divorce Affects Kids

Dear Sara, I've been married to my husband for fifteen years. He's funny and lovable but he also is alcoholic and stays out all night and cheats on me. I still love him but I…

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Is This Dad’s Jokes a Form of Abuse?

Dear Sara, My sister and her husband have three girls ages eight, ten, and fourteen. Her husband teases and ridicules the girls unmercifully. He has told them they are too tall, calling them string beans…

What to do About an Alcoholic Mother

Dear Sara, I have been married for six years and we have two children ages five and three. My wife drank a lot before I married her but it never seemed to be a problem.…

What To Do If A Parent Gets Cancer

Dear Sara, My Mom lives in another state about an eight-hour drive away. We haven't been on good terms for a while since she doesn't like my husband. She has cancer now and has asked…