Author Archive


Accepting Your Children For Who They Are

Flabbergasted at how different your child is from you? Award-winning author Andrew Solomon, shares his thoughts on the moral imperative of accepting your child for exactly who s/he is and is not.


Avoiding the Good Cop/Bad Cop Parenting Trap

What does it mean when your child prefers one parent over the other? The Good Cop/Bad Cop phase can be a challenging one for families. We spoke to Eileen Kennedy-Moore PhD about how to work through it and avoid this parenting trap!


Baby Gear Mom/Channel 4 Review!

“Ruby’s Studio: The Feelings Show” received a glowing review from The Baby Gear Mom, Erica Guevara on San Antonio’s Channel 4 affiliate, WOAI. We are so thrilled. Check it out!



VIDEO — Peek inside our first shoot for “Ruby’s Studio: The Feelings Show.” Check out the set-up for the interviews with real kids on the couch (a’la the elderly couples from “When Harry Met Sally”) and see the mamas and kids hard at work!

Beijing Kids

Beijing Kids “enjoyed everything about” A Little Book About Feelings App, calling it a “feel-good …


Boys Behaving Badly?

“Boys will be boys.” We’ve all heard it – but does it just condone bad behavior? And what is “bad behavior” anyway? Acclaimed author, Michael Thompson, challenges our assumptions and approaches to raising emotionally intelligent boys.


Boys Have Feelings, Too

Mom Erin Janda Rawlings describes her own hurdles in coming to understand, accept and maneuver through her son’s emotional universe.