How to Prepare for Empty Nest

A couple of weeks ago family counselor Ichel Alignay and preacher in blue jeans’ wife Marowe Sanchez asked me for tips on how to prepare for empty nesting.

Empty Nest Syndrome is the feeling of loneliness that parents may feel when their children leave home to either start college away from home or start living on their own. It is not a clinical condition and is sometimes loosely…

What Kind of Mindset Do You Have? (The Perils of Overpraising)

Are you always praising your children how smart, talented, creative, intelligent they are? I have news for you. Stop doing that; otherwise, you stand to harm them.

In her two decades of research discussed in the book entitled Mindset (The New Psychology of Success) Stanford professor Carol Dweck warns us of the danger of raising children with fixed mindset by praising abilities…