Coach Carlene

The Slippery Slope of Giving Unsolicited Advice

If you take this advice, it might actually save a relationship/friendship or two. Oh, the irony. Someone who gives advice on a personal development blog giving the advice to not give advice and then giving some more advice…. Read More

College: A Cycle of Hello’s and Goodbye’s

SERIOUSLY? Why am I crying?” I was shocked as tears welled up as I hugged my daughter goodbye at the curbside of her dorm, as she launched into 2nd semester of her freshman year. My daughter reassured me… Read More

5 Strategies to Boost Your Teens Confidence

Wouldn’t you just love to see your teen beaming with confidence, accepting herself for who she is, not for what others want her to be, and feeling strong on the inside? It’s so important that your teen cultivate… Read More

ADHD Shy Kids

How To Help Your Shy Kids Be More Confident

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just flick a switch and make your kids shyness go “POOF’”? Your child wouldn’t worry anymore about what others think, no more embarrassment in front of other people. Your kid could… Read More

Direction Order or Chaos

Chaos to Calm – Use the “S” word.

Is there anything better than relief from the hum drum school routine?  You figure, let it be. Let’s enjoy the summer. Being carefree is what we all need. Uh oh. But if the carefree lazy days of summer… Read More