Excited to announce that I am now a regular columnist for KV Style

Alison SmithAnnoucement, KV Style Column

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I am excited to announce that I am now a regular columnist for KV Style, a Brunswick News publication!  If you live in the Kennebecasis Valley in New Brunswick, you can find my articles, never before published, every two weeks starting August 1, 2014.  If you’re not in the local area, don’t worry!  All articles from the paper will be … Read More

Alison SmithExcited to announce that I am now a regular columnist for KV Style

Alison honoured as a Founding Expert of Creating Champions for Life Global Academy

Alison SmithAnnoucement

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Alison is honoured to be invited as a Founding Expert of Creating Champions for Life (CCFL) Global Academy, launching summer 2014! CCFL’s Mission Statement:  A world-wide humanitarian movement to heal, unite and empower families and communities, equipping them with the necessary tools to strengthen individual standards, ethics and values while together raising the next generation. Find us on Linkedin to … Read More

Alison SmithAlison honoured as a Founding Expert of Creating Champions for Life Global Academy

From Control to Connection

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By: Mattias - CC BY 2.0

I am not a perfect parent.   I bet that doesn’t surprise you though, since none of us is!  I do work hard at it, though.  Very hard.  And some days are harder than others, right?  I invite you to come along as I share my parenting journey with you.  The hard days too. I have always liked kids.  Like many … Read More

Alison SmithFrom Control to Connection

Why ‘Asking Why’ is Irrelevant

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By: Bart Everson - CC BY 2.0

We all get stuck.  What we get stuck on can vary for each person.  For those who are analytical like me, we can sometimes focus on the past.  And we can get stuck there. I have spent so much time and effort searching for reasons why over the years.  Why did I procrastinate?  Why did I feel disconnected from friends?  … Read More

Alison SmithWhy ‘Asking Why’ is Irrelevant