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The Power of the Tongue

The following is a sample chapter from my book, The Newbie’s Guide to Positive Parenting, which you can purchase on Amazon **************************************************** There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the...

Why Mindfulness Matters

Mindfulness is being conscientious, caring, and intentional in your parenting. – Dr. Dan Siegel Mindful parenting is a topic that has been written about my many great authors and is gaining more and more attention in the mainstream. It...

Help for Handling Tantrums

If you’ve had a toddler, chances are you’ve experienced a tantrum. I’ve been blessed in that neither of my children have ever been big on tantrums, but we’ve seen a few. In fact, just 2 nights ago, my 2-year-old threw...

Consequences That Teach

There is a disturbing new parenting trend for “creative consequences.” Surely you’ve heard of the dad who shot his daughter’s laptop, or the “Ohio Mom” who posted an X on her daughter’s face and shamed her...