5 Rules for Giving Kids Instructions

The five principles for instruction. Five rules to follow when you give your child an instruction. Always keep these things in mind.  On Becoming Babywise II lists five principles to… View Post

How to Prepare Your Child for Great Behavior in Public

How to Prepare Your Child for Great Behavior in Public. How to teach your children to be well-behaved when you go out to dinner, to church, or even the park.… View Post

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

Avoid Legalism

    Moral precept number six in On Becoming Childwise is to Avoid Legalism When Giving Instructions. Let’s start with an explanation of what Legalism is.   Legalism is viewing… View Post

Evaluating and Teaching Context

Our last moral precept discussion from On Becoming Childwise was on teaching Why. That idea spills over in our topic for today: context.   Have you ever given your child… View Post

Index: Context

Adjusting for Context Using Babywise Public Behavior

Considerations for Correction

Things to consider when you are correcting your little one. Discipline tips for toddlers, preschoolers, and children. Think before you act. On Becoming Babywise II lists four considerations you should… View Post