Adjusting for Context Using Babywise

How to be flexible when using On Becoming Babywise. Eleven examples of a Babywise Mom adjusted for context when the situation needed. On Becoming Babywise II reminds us of the… View Post

Understanding Accidental Behavior

We stared at each other. I had only nano-seconds to make a judgement call. Was that intentional? Did she mean to spill that milk? Or was it an accident? I… View Post

When to start dentist check-ups

I think the age for when is  best to start dentist visits is one of the most varied in all of parenting advice. You have the experts saying everything from… View Post

House-Proofing: Pick Your Battles

How to house-proof your child and also keep the home safe for your little one. Know when to child-proof and when to house-proof. I am more of a “house-proofer” than… View Post

TV Time Under Two

“Educational programming” for children under two is not educational at all. In fact, research has shown that there is some negative results from a child under two watching television. I know! That… View Post

Mealtime Offenses (and Defenses)

Mealtime can present a wide array of problems in behavior from your child, but luckily there is plenty you can do to stop it if you have a plan in… View Post

How to Prevent Whining

If you do not yet have a child old enough to whine, let me assure you it is one of the most frustrating habits a child can pick up. I… View Post