Articles Written By: LaShanda Maze

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Fitness, a Family Affair

It’s a new year which is a great time to start new goals for your family. Losing weight and exercising more is usually somewhere around the top three of most resolutions for the New Year. It’s a great start and one you can share with your entire family.

‘Tis the season…

‘Tis the season…

If you’re like most parents the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas are filled with wish lists and shopping sprees for your little ones. But the holiday season can also be a very important time to instill in your children important values. By volunteering and giving back to others that are less fortunate you can help…

Holiday Time, Stressful for Foster Families

Holiday Time, Stressful for Foster Families

It’s hard to believe the holiday season is already here. Soon we’ll be singing holiday carols, shopping for loved ones and baking that Thanksgiving turkey. The holiday season offers fun activities for families and especially children. There’s plenty to do whether its baking cookies, picking out a Christmas tree or other traditions you wish to…

My Heart, An Artist Showcase For Foster Children

My Heart, An Artist Showcase For Foster Children

When therapy began for Kayla* all she felt was numb. After the loss of both of her parents and being placed in foster care she was on auto pilot. Nothing felt real to her. “All of a sudden, I just couldn’t feel my body,” she explained to her Counseling4Kids therapist. A very common experience when…

Battling the Back to School Blues

Back to school is often an exciting time for young people. Oftentimes kids can’t wait to reunite with old friends they missed over the summer. Many children experience the joys of back to school shopping where buying new clothes, shoes, back pack and supplies is all very normal. However, for some kids back to school…