How to Teach a Child How to Make Decisions

How to Teach a Child How to Make Decisions. How to set your child up for success to make informed decisions and accept the consequences of those decisions. This is… View Post

How to Allow Children to Feel Without Acting Out

How to Allow Children to Feel Without Acting Out. Children can have feelings and emotions, but need to learn to manage them. Little kids come with big feelings. We all… View Post

Overstimulation for Toddlers

Overstimulation for Toddlers. Causes of ovestimulation, what overstimulation looks like, and how to calm an overstimulated toddler. Avoid sensory overload. It isn’t only babies who can get overstimulated (see How… View Post

How to Deal with Toddler Tantrums

How to Deal with Toddler Tantrums. What to do in the moment when your toddler is having a tantrum and how to prevent toddler tantrums in the future. Toddler tantrums… View Post

10 Uses For a Timer That Will Make Parenting Easier

Uses For a Timer That Will Make Parenting Easier. Tips for making discipline, chores, reading, and technology tracking easier.  A highly underutilized tool in parenting is the simple timer. The… View Post

8 Ways to Respond to, “Everyone is Doing It!”

8 Ways to Respond to, “Everyone is Doing It!” Helpful phrases to be prepared for how to respond.  The phrase, “Everyone is doing it!” is a time-honored phrase of children… View Post

Why I Hate the Concept of Everyone Wins

Why I Hate the Concept of Everyone Wins. How everyone winning leads to everyone losing.  Everyone is a winner. Participation trophies. Everyone wins and no one loses. I get it.… View Post