Time Management: Increasing Efficiency

Ever wish you had more time?  We each have the same amount of hours (168, to be exact) in our weeks but not all hours are spent equally.  Most, while wishing we spent more time working out, with our families, on friendships, or preparing for our volunteer roles would confess the occasional hour wasted on TV or social media.  Time management is a term… Read More

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Journaling Benefits for Kids to Expand Emotional Intelligence

Journaling Benefits The journaling benefits we’ve discovered may come as a surprise to you. According to one article by the Huffington Post it can stretch your IQ, increase your emotional intelligence, and even strengthen self-discipline. One journaling benefit we at I Matter Too will also add to this list is organizing goals for accomplishment. Journaling is a great way for you to track (and… Read More

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Engaging Kids Through Meaningful Conversation

Starting and maintaining conversations with our kids can be tough. None of us as mentors want to receive one-word answers or ‘I don’t knows’ while engaging kids in conversation. This can be especially challenging while getting to know your mentee and they’re growing comfortable with you. How do we draw our kids into meaningful conversation and keep them engaged? As it turns out, parents everywhere are… Read More