Posts Tagged: encouragement

July 19, 2017
Teens Under Pressure

  I am re-sharing this, because it sparked a good conversation at Chez Parks last night. My 17-year-old daughter commented about how often […]

June 2, 2016
How to Be Proud without Poisoning the Process

It’s that time of year – GRADUATION!  And a time of pride for teens, young adults and parents around the country.  And although […]

September 9, 2015
The Importance of WHAT and HOW

Did you wait until the last minute to get your kiddos’ school supplies? Why do they need “YELLOW” folders – ugh! Target is […]

March 19, 2014
Encourage Your Children

Courtesy of www.247moms.com

January 4, 2014
New Year–Wiser Parent

It’s time to put forth your best effort on achieving those new year goals! It’s the time of year when we all think […]

August 2, 2013
Summer Story-Telling, No Fancy Equipment Required

The tradition of story telling is a time-honored way of sharing experiences.  Story telling through journaling is a terrific way for children to […]

September 1, 2012
A New School Year is Upon Us

The Importance of WHAT and HOW By Amy Fortney Parks, PhD-R With the start of a new school year, it is a good […]

June 2, 2012
Wise Words

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“Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.”
William Butler Yeats

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