Think about it
“You’re a poopy-head!” Children find references and jokes about private body parts, waste products and body sounds hysterically funny. At a very young age they have figured out that certain words have a distinctively forbidden aura. Many children go through the phase of exploring these words. While normal, it still is socially inappropriate, and the sooner you take action, the sooner it will stop.Read More
Is bath time at your house an Olympic sport?
“Bath time at our house is a disaster. My daughter splashes, throws toys, and sprays the entire bathroom with water. Washing up doesn’t happen without a big fuss.”
Kids think that the tub is their own private swimming pool & washing up is not on their to do list. They are not being bad – they are just having FUN!
Lots of little kids never want to take a bath! They don’t cooperate and it becomes a battle of wills. Here are some tips if you have a little bath-avoider!Read More
Are you too busy being a Mother to enjoy being a Mom?
Lighten up and follow some of these tips.Read More
There are so many things we need to get our kids to do (or stop doing!).
Try these fun ways to gain cooperation.Read More
We can’t mold our child into the person we want him to be, but the ways that we respond to our babies, toddlers and preschoolers will affect the way they will be as school-age children, teenagers and even as adults.
There are typical teen behaviors that parents struggle with that actually begin taking root when your child is young. Unfortunately, those tiny seeds are sometimes watered and fertilized unintentionally throughout the preschool and early childhood years until they grow into overgrown weeds that become very difficult to deal with.Read More
There are a wide variety of parenting styles, child personalities, and family situations; however, I have compiled 10 things that I truly believe will lead to a happier child. And we all know that happier children make for happier parents!
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