Ms. Kulick is President & CEO of Educating Communities for Parenting and a founding member of the Pennsylvania Parenting Coalition.
I vividly remember the first time my son’s pediatrician asked me to leave the examining room during his annual check-up. He said that as his patients approached adolescence it was his practice to spend a few minutes with them privately so they’d be free to ask any questions or voice concerns they might not be.. read more →
Shorter days, longer nights, frigid temperatures with just enough ice and snow thrown in to mix things up, means lots of time inside with the kids. Sure you can just let them sit around all day playing video games, glued to the computer, or watching TV; but that starts to drive them – and you.. read more →
The hottest topic making all the headlines and kicking off the morning news shows is a football story that has very little to do with the game. It’s about a Miami Dolphin player bullying a teammate. Or is it? That’s certainly how it’s being presented in the media. And whatever the real story is, it’s.. read more →
Manners Really Do Matter for Kids and Grownups Years ago, I was talking to an acquaintance who told me about someone who, “didn’t know the difference between one fish fork and the other” at a dinner. He ended by adding, “Can you imagine such a thing?” Not only could I image such a “thing”, I realized.. read more →
Healthy parenting is the ultimate group project. That includes all parents; highly educated, financially secure, mature, teenage, married, single, same sex, male or female. As cliché as it has become, it really does take a village to raise a child. Today’s world is complex and chaotic with so many outside, often negative, influences impacting the.. read more →