Quitting spanking is possible.  How often you spank your child, the reasons for which you spank, whether your parents spanked you and how entrenched your belief system and self-talk is in spanking are some determining factors for the level of difficulty you will have….
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Were you spanked as a child?  Do you spank your child?  Afterward, do you feel guilty and wonder if there could be a better way to discipline your child rather than hitting?  Maybe your family and friends have told you the guilt is normal,….
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There are so many reasons to give your child choices.  Depending on your parenting style, you may or may not be apt to do so.  Either way, you can train yourself to become intentional about making sure your child has plenty of choice in….
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High contrast books for babies have become more and more popular and with great reason!  The best thing you can do to visually stimulate your baby’s vision and brain growth is to use black and white stripes or light and dark contrasting colors for….
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Maya Angelou wisely said, “I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.”  This statement has so much insight.  This thought is a sensible affirmation to apply in….
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Your teenager’s behavior does not have to be a mystery to you. The basics of teenage brain development are worth understanding.  After infancy, the brain’s most dramatic growth spurt occurs during adolescence which typically describes ages 13-19.  All of this change in the teenage….
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Obviously, people love quotes because you see quotes EVERYWHERE  printed on EVERYTHING these days.  I too love quotes.  This inspired me to compile some of my very favorite parenting quotes. Quotes can be beneficial in many ways.  They are pieces of wisdom condensed into….
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Santa brought our boys Maltipoos for Christmas.  Yes, they EACH got a puppy.  Many parents ask me how it is going and whether or not I recommend getting a puppy for a toddler and preschooler.  What parents want me to tell them is if….
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How much thought have you given to the research on self-fulfilling prophecy? This research can be significant in your parenting.  You see, we buy into a story.  How we live and the decisions we make in our life are a result of the story….
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Self-care is a big buzz word right now as it should be.  The way we take care of ourselves affects so many other areas of our lives.  It is so important, but it is so HARD ya’ll.   I’m convinced that even if there were….
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