Would You Change THIS About Your Child?

Would You Change THIS About Your Child? Is there ONE thing your child does that drives you up the wall? Maybe it’s rudeness… Maybe it’s pouting… Maybe it’s getting into fights with a sibling or other kids at the park. Now don’t get me wrong: I know we all love and adore our children, and…

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Three Biggest Time-Out Mistakes

I’m not sure when the phrase, “Go to your room,” was first used by a frustrated parent, but I would guess it was probably about 15 minutes after the first kids’ bedroom was built. The suggestions we hear on raising our kids these days seems to change about as often as the weather, but the…

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Why Do MY Kids Always Seem To…

Can you do me a favor? Take a look at the title of this blog post. Does it sound familiar? Like something you’d say to yourself? As parents we’re often frustrated with things like fighting, crying, and whining. We’d LOVE to stop these behaviors, but it seems like everything you try simply doesn’t work. So……

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How To Shop With Children

I had a friend who was a therapist and he once said to me that the best way to keep your sanity when you’re shopping with your kids is to remember one simple thing. You’re shopping with your KIDS! So that means being mindful and realistic about what you are going to accomplish! We’ve all…

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