Monthly archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays!!

Posted on General December 17, 2014 by Mary George

Thank you to all our students, parents and teachers for their support in our classes and programs this year.
Warmest wishes for a wonderful holiday and Happy New Year from 
My Remarkable Self!

Upcoming classes and events – Winter / spring 2015

NEW!! Parent to Parent Connections – Parent Support Groups

Year round parent support groups – Offered monthly, Monday, 12:30 – 2:00pm and Wednesday, 7:00-8:30pm. Held at Rye Recreation, Rye, NY.

 ** Prior payment and Registration Required.**

January 7: School testing – Managing your child’s emotional well being in preparation for State mandated standardized tests.  Stress is a part of everyday life – for us and our kids – and learning healthy ways to cope with stressors, especially around tests, is an important life skill!  Come learn about some strategies to help your child manage and cope with their worries.

Register via email:

Me Myself and I – FRIENDSHIP SERIES – Winter / Spring After School classes at Osborn and Resurrection Schools, 

Rye, NY

Join My Remarkable Self in a special after school program for girls focusing on Friendship.  How to make and keep a friend, navigating conflict successfully, what qualities to look for in a true friend, communication and self-esteem within friendships.  Join My Remarkable Self as we role-play, create, talk, talk and talk some more with old friends and new.

  ** Register through the Osborn and Resurrection after school club coordinators. **

Check out other exciting classes and workshops for both parents and students on our website


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My Remarkable Self’s Holiday GIFT GUIDE!!

Posted on Affirmation, General, Parenting, Self-Esteem December 11, 2014 by Mary George

We always have so much fun doing the activities with the girls in our classes and workshops so we thought that this year we would put together our My Remarkable Self Gift Guide for Girls (and a few for boys). These are special things for you and your child to do together and some fun, thoughtful crafts and books for your child to enjoy. Have a wonderful holiday!!

Charm Bracelets for you and your daughter to share memories together

Journals – For Mothers and Daughters to write back and forth – AI Friedman

My Password Journal – great secret journal for our girls to write down all their thoughts –

Fun gel pens to go with the journal – AI Friedman, Staples

Locket with a picture of mother and daughter – Pottery Barn Kids and Teen and other sites

Crafting sets to do together – brands Charmazing, Alex and Melissa and Doug

Master Art set for girls by Crayola

American Girl Book Series:
Friends ‘Til the End?
The Care and Keeping of You, Books 1 &2
Talk Time Questions
American Girl History Series for older readers – historical fiction books

The Boys Body Book by Dunham/Bjorkman
Zero by Kathryn Otoshi
One by Kathryn Otoshi
The Smallest Girl in the Class by Justin Roberts
Confessions of a Former Bully by Trudy Ludwig
Who Was Series
All About Me! Personality Quizzes for You & Your Friend by Karen Phillips
Wonder by J. Palacio
Have You Filled Your Bucket Today? A Guide to Daily Happiness, by Carol McCloud

Give the gift of a My Remarkable Self class and/or workshop!!

***Mary & Claire


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