Welcome to our collection of useful links, books, and other sundry knowledge!
For Parenting resources, check out:
Articles on healthy boundaries:
And here’s the book on boundaries Julie likes:
Boundaries by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend (Note: This book is by Christian authors and has a Christian take on boundaries. If that’s not for you, there are other great books out there. I just happen to think this one has a lot of great real-world examples.)
On advocating for your child in a school setting:
https://idea.ed.gov/ (Official website for The IDEA Act- Individuals with Disabilities Education Act)
Looking for some ways to share the load, or just start talking about it, see:
For when you’re prepping for the arrival of that first child, see https://www.babycenter.com/0_dividing-childcare-and-housework-duties-with-your-partner_446.bc
And if you’re just curious about how you fit into overall demographic trends, check out this 2015 report from the Pew Research Center, Raising Kids and Running a Household: How Working Parents Share the Load
On Technology and Kids
FBI Website Page for kids: https://www.fbi.gov/fbi-kids
Informational Graphic: https://churchm.ag/keep-your-kids-safe-digitally/
Internet safety tips for tweens and teens:
Tips for monitoring kids’ social media use:
For writing resources, we love:
https://nanowrimo.org challenge yourself to write the novel inside you – in 30 days!
For mental health resources:
https://www.therecoveryvillage.com/mental-health/ (The Recovery Village)
For info on caring for aging parents:
Don’t forget to check with your city and county. Many offer reduced or free services for senior citizens – including transportation and household help.
On revising your work: