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  • Kids and Responsibility - By Kathleen Boucher   “The price of greatness is responsibility.”- Winston Churchill   Have you noticed that many of the great men and women throughout history came from humble beginnings? They developed an obsession to rise about their circumstances, and improve their lot in life. Each generation strives to give their children a better way ... More
  • Raise Confident Kids: Teaching Them How to Handle Criticism - By Kathleen Boucher This article is the third in a series of articles on raising confident kids. Having confidence is a valuable life skill that will serve your children well. If you’ve read the second article in this series, Raising Confident Kids: Attitude Counts, then you know that part of the process in building confidence ... More
  • Raise Confident Kids: Attitude Counts - By Kathleen Boucher This article is the second in a series of articles on raising confident kids. Having confidence is a valuable life skill that will serve your children well. Think of building confidence with your kids as strengthening their mental muscle. It takes consistency and practice. Teach your kids to expect to make mistakes, ... More
  • Raise Confident Kids - By Kathleen Boucher   This is the first article in a series of articles on raising confident children. Parenting is challenging. Sometimes parents get it right and sometimes they make mistakes. Most parents strive to raise kids who say no to drugs, bullying, lying, stealing, and behavior that mocks them and others. Parents rely on ... More
  • Do You Teach Your Kids Responsibility? - By Kathleen Boucher   Parenting is not done in a straight line. Instead, it may take some dips and curves before newbies get it right. Parents rise to the challenge of knowing their children better than anyone. They attune to their needs, strengths, and weaknesses. Mothers and fathers strive to help their children grow strong ... More
  • Is Teaching Kids About Work Ethic Important? - By Kathleen Boucher There is no single volume of child-rearing written that guides parents how to raise their children. Many times people resort to how they were taught. Parents garner what they liked about their upbringing and discard the things they disliked. What did your parents teach you about work ethic? Was it something that ... More
  • Dare to Take a Risk! - By Kathleen Boucher Fortune sides with him who dares-Virgil   What are you afraid of? What steals your peace of mind; what keeps you up at night or gives you butterflies in the pit of your stomach? High up on the list is public speaking for most people. Statistically, it is along-side being afraid of ... More
  • A Six Minute Exercise to Be Successful -   Teach this simple exercise to your children. Have you ever heard the advice that if you want to be successful find someone who has already accomplished what you want to do and model what they did? Why reinvent the wheel! Bob Proctor is featured in the movie The Secret.  He makes a living as ... More
  • How to Help Kids Succeed: Teach Them How to Solve Problems - By Kathleen Boucher Do you ever wonder if your children will be successful and have enough money to live?  Who do you know that makes the best living in your circle of friends? Do they have job security? Will there even be job security in the future? What unique talents do your children have? Read ... More
  • Teaching Kids To Love Getting Value For Their Money! - By Kathleen Boucher   “If you're saving, you're succeeding.” ― Steve Burkholder   Are you a good role model for your kids when it comes to spending and saving money? As they grow older how do you want them to handle money? Do you want them to save or spend when items are on sale? ... More