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Our son is drawing nude figures (which seems to be more intriguing to us than to him)

   I was looking at Kal’s graphic drawings of nude figures the other day. A couple of months ago he attended an adult art class for drawing the human body. He has always been drawing with passion and love, no matter what he sets his eyes on. So, this time it was naked models. Not bad for a 14-year-old artist...
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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 3: Our kids are smarter than us


   Our kids are so much wiser than us. They are always gracious about other people’s looks but they take good care of theirs. I really wonder how they do that. I need to learn so much from them.

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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 2: How we are having it wrong


  We all know what we should do in order to keep in good shape – eat healthy, eat less, exercise more. So, why all the endless volumes of books on dieting, weight management plans, exerciseless-miracle-machines that would create a perfect body with almost no effort, blah-balh-blah? My answer is - because we are all human, that’s why. It is not only that we are lazy, which is a fact; or that we do not love/like/respect ourselves the way we s...
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Parents’ relationship with food as compared to their children’s – Part 1

 An interesting article made me think about how kids try to manage their weight. The study focuses on the spread of vegetarianism among teenagers lately and whether this actually is the new disguise for an eating disorder.
So, having in mind my own bad relationship with food - I am really concerned if my own kids would be smarter than me and treat food just as food - not as comfort or punishment...