Teaching Good Manners

“Manners are a sensitive awareness of the feelings of others. If you have that awareness, you have good manners, no matter what fork you use.” Emily Post I honestly love when people tell me our daughters are well-behaved and have really good manners. I think we all do. It is a direct compliment on our […]

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Communication – Conflict Resolution

If you want to bring an end to long-standing conflict, you have to be prepared to compromise. Aung San Suu Kyi Even best friends sometimes find themselves on opposite sides of a topic. However, it is not usual to have conflict with people who are looking out for the same things. Or is it? When […]

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Sick Days are the worst

  Before diabetes, the usual parent prescription for a cold or flu was rest, refreshments and reruns. After a diabetes diagnosis, tending to a cold also includes managing blood glucose (blood sugar) levels that may be more difficult to control. American Diabetes Association I can relate so much to the quote from the American Diabetes […]

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