It’s not that NO is a bad thing.  Most of us grew up hearing Just Say No!  But if you’re a child who is hearing it A LOT, then it gets old real fast.  You start to tune it out after a while.  Lord….
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One of the biggest challenges the parents I’m connected with say they face is being present when they are with their child.  This is an area that I have studied in depth because I believe PRESENCE to be super important to my relationship with….
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When you make the wise decision to quit spanking, it doesn’t take long before the questions arise.  “What am I going to do instead of spanking?  I can’t just let my child get away with murder.  I don’t want to be a permissive parent. ….
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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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What comes to mind when you think about a child having good behavior?  How about bad behavior?  You may visualize scenes that have played out in your own household.  Unfortunately, labeling children good kids or bad kids is very socially acceptable and part of….
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I read a lot of parenting books.  I have a lot of Aha moments while reading, but there are some ideas that I make sure to tattoo onto my brain or tongue.  You know those sentences that you have to stop and read a….
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My Roots in Spanking Spanking has always been something that I accepted as a way to raise a kid because that’s what the people I grew up around did.  It’s just the way it was. My aunts and uncles spanked our cousins. The public school….
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Peaceful Parent, Happy Kids How to Stop Yelling and Start Connecting by Dr. Laura Markham creator of www.AhaParenting.com is a book that came at just the right time for my family.  I believe I was almost due with my second son, and my first….
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