siblings Archive

Finding the True-Self of a Child

When we welcomed three, unrelated adolescents into our home–all at one time, all from another country–it didn’t take long to figure out that one was Fight, one was Flight, and one was Freeze. Flight

Dealing with Overwhelm

I often refer to the experience of parenting kids from hard places as ‘deep end of the pool parenting.’ Most of us were fairly well prepared for kiddie pool parenting or even swimming lesson

Weekend Reading | Jul. 10

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Weekend Reading | Oct. 31

Below is a collection of various blog posts meant to encourage, inspire or educate. Grab a steaming mug of hot liquid this weekend and steal away to a quiet corner for some quick reads.

Sibling Stuff

Whenever there is a child from a hard place in the mix of siblings, there are bound to be sibling issues that seem rise above the typical sibling rivalry issues. It’s important to remember