Interview with Ladders

June 27, 2017

NeedAMom likes it when you do the talking and she does the listening!

DID YOU KNOW THAT NEEDAMOM OFFERS TELEPHONE SESSIONS?

October 30, 2016

NeedAMom has worked with clients throughout the USA and even with some from abroad. I’m pleased to share a testimonial from a recent client. NeedAMom is just what I needed! Nina is kind, compassionate, and an amazing listener. She dispensed all the wisdom of a mom with a the ability…

Are you a log in your adult child’s road?

September 28, 2016

Susan Bonifant writes in The Washington Post’s ON PARENTING about the following revelation regarding her involvement in her 21 year old daughter’s life: “Now my “helpful” actions were not a comfort but a log to move out of the road.” I’ve always joked that if I were to write a…

Money. Adult kids asking for it. Parents giving it. Or not.

July 21, 2016

MONEY  a nuclear topic a topic about guilt and entitlement knowing when to draw the line and where the line is knowing what to ask for and when This will be the first of many posts and discussions about this. It includes kids moving back home, unemployment, under-employment, helping with…

Labels – and Why Gen Y-ers are NOT Millennials

July 13, 2016

Gen Y grew up with Saved By the Bell. Millennials did not. There’s a lot of confusion about Gen Y and Millennials. All too often Gen Y gets erroneously included in the category of Millennials. And it really pisses them off. It should. There are significant differences. It’s why I…

The myth of millennial entitlement was created to hide their parents’ mistakes

July 7, 2016

THE MYTH OF MILLENNIAL ENTITLEMENT WAS CREATED TO HIDE THEIR PARENTS’ MISTAKES This is an excellent piece from Sarah Kendzior at qz.com. I urge you to read it. (and so should Hillary and the Donald and the entire US Congress) Among its very perceptive conclusions are: Critics often end up…

You Are NOT Your Thoughts, Emotions or Body

February 18, 2016

“In English we say things like “I am angry.” In French or German things are more instructive. They say “I have anger.” We have emotions, but we are not our emotions.” This is a concept that can set you free. Read more here. You Are Not Your Thoughts, Emotions Or…