Life Hacks

Christmas

Christmas Thoughts for Perfectly Imperfect Parents

Dec 20, 2018 at 08:00 am by aGentleDrLaura

In 1977, when my youngest was 2 years old, I took a psychology class that hit me right smack dab inside my perfect parenting prejudices. I had them! Too many shoulds I believe.... Read More
Dads2Dads

Dads2Dads: How to effectively communicate with your children

Dec 18, 2018 at 11:00 am by Dads2Dads

In his best selling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, Stephen Covey says, “Children desperately want to open up, even more to their parents than to their pe.... Read More
Parenting Anger

Parents Corner: Three Steps and Five Questions to Turn Parenting Anger into Parenting Success

Dec 17, 2018 at 08:00 am by aGentleDrLaura

 Everyone gets angry sometimes. But there is anger and then there is destructive anger in your home. Most of us don’t want to harm our children. And one way to prev.... Read More
Sheet pan meal ideas

Sheet pan meal ideas will provide fast, fresh holiday meals

Dec 17, 2018 at 07:00 am by Easywaygourmet

Are you getting exhausted coming up with pretty, family-pleasing meals during this hectic holiday season? Do you want to waste less time in the kitchen and still serve delici.... Read More
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Proof on Main

Louisville's Proof on Main was magic

Dec 13, 2018 at 10:00 am by Easywaygourmet

There are times when charity to others returns great things to the giver. Recently, this adage proved itself in a big way for some friends and me. We went to Louisville on a.... Read More
Dads2Dads

Dads2Dads: Are They Deaf Or Defiant?

Dec 12, 2018 at 10:00 am by Dads2Dads

Recently, a father asked, “How do I get my son to do what he’s supposed to? Every day I have to remind him about everything. It’s so frustrating.” We p.... Read More
Holiday Recipes

Holiday appetizers don't have to be hard. Here are some recipes for quick party eating

Dec 10, 2018 at 07:00 am by Easywaygourmet

The holidays are here and its time for a little entertaining magic. You know the kind I mean. It's when folks stop by unannounced or on short notice, and you need a quick app.... Read More
Child rearing

Six Steps to Problem Solving with Your Child

Dec 07, 2018 at 01:00 pm by aGentleDrLaura

In last week’s column, I explained how I developed a way to help our wild child. This involved walking him through a series of six question whenever he broke our rules,.... Read More
Dads2Dads

Dads2Dads: Why Are Teens So Different Today?

Dec 04, 2018 at 10:30 am by Dads2Dads

Every generation of parents wonders, ”Why do my kids seem so different? I didn’t act like this.” Teens are affected by the culture in which they are raised..... Read More
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Hazelnut Croquettes

Nashville's The Old School is Farm to Table's Finest!

Dec 03, 2018 at 08:00 am by Easywaygourmet

The Old School Nashville Last month, a group of friends braved the hour drive to The Old School for dinner and discovered that some places are simply much more than a dinin.... Read More

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