Teaching Self-Sufficiency

Teaching Self-Sufficiency

My husband and I are both the firstborn of four children in our families, which basically means that we value the art of getting things done. This quality can be both a great strength and a great source of contention when either of us gets too focused to see the...
Not Naughty: Parenting the Strong-Willed Child

Not Naughty: Parenting the Strong-Willed Child

In my late twenties, I found myself opening and directing a preschool center for our church in their new building in downtown Honolulu. I already had a degree and license as a public school teacher, but soon found out that I needed more training in early childhood...