Will She just Figure This Out?

Are you thinking …will she just figure this out? I had an exasperated parent approach me last week desperately wanting to know, WHAT IS THE ANSWER TO ALL THIS SOCIAL MEDIA DRAMA because it’s not going away! Even though her daughter is in high school now, the high-high’s and low-lows continue – and it’s become a constant power struggle. Her frustration was palpable, and it makes my heart hurt because

GRIT, Your Daughter’s New Superpower

What happened to embracing the power of true GRIT? The adolescent years can feel like a sprint, but creating confidence, integrity and resilience for all of life’s adventures is more like a marathon. It’s a life long journey that’s going to require some good ol’ fashioned true grit from time to time. “Beyond IQ, talent, and whatever else has any kind of effect on anything, what most affects your ability

What Would You Do?

Do you remember that moment in time when you just knew you needed to make a change? You may have felt a loud ringing in your ears as the world moved around you, yet, your limbs were frozen in time. I still smile and make the same funny sound, every time I recall that moment for me, because in hind sight, it was so clear, but I just didn’t see

Trust me, your daughter deserves this …

What does taking massive action look like for your daughter? That sounds a little dramatic, right? I’m curious, though, does your daughter: Write down her goals? Lay out a plan of action? Explore the benefits? Measure her progress? Set a clear time frame? Perhaps, she’s floundering or hesitant about her goals and how to set them? Goal setting can be tough for teens because research shows us that her brain