January 16th is National Thank Your Mentor Day

Crash Course in Phonics Reading out loud with your children is a good strategy for them to hear you read as well as themselves. The goal is to help the child read more fluently, teaching kids to read the way we speak. Are You Ready For a Second Child? Tips For What Comes Next Nobody …

End the Wait

Technology and Setting Controls or Limits First time dating for teenagers is really no different than it was 50 years ago. It just has gotten more complicated with the added use of social media and electronic devices. Teenagers are not aware of the dangers of these devices and sometimes they have to be taught the …

Big Brothers Big Sisters of America – Philadelphia Tribute Video and History

What You Believe Controls Your Behavior Beliefs control your choices – But what do you believe? At the core of your being, what are the things you: accept on faith? have a strong conviction about? consider to be true and honest? mentally accept about something or someone? The Bully And The Victim – A Perfect …

Special Thank You Video from Charles Pierson

Getting Your Child Ready for the Next School Year After children have completed a difficult task, they need downtime and rest to recharge (even more so than adults). A long school year full of challenges, triumphs and breakthroughs definitely qualifies as a difficult task. You Are Not Dumb or Stupid! “You’re no good!”, “You’ll never …

Big Brothers Big Sisters PSA – The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete

Fabric Options for Kids’ Pajamas Choosing a perfect pair of kids’ pajamas can prove to be a very perplexing task for parents across the globe because irrespective of factors like nationality or ethnicity, comfort of the child is an aspect that no parent would consciously compromise on. To this effect, it is imperative for the …