How To Stop Backtalk Now (and prevent it in the future)

  Find out how to stop backtalk from your kids and how to best prevent it from coming back in the future. It is a fast and simple fix! Read for… View Post

How Too Many Freedoms Leads to Disobedience

You want your child to learn to make decisions and have freedom to do so, but allowing it at too young of an age will only lead to disobedience. When… View Post

Wise In Your Own Eyes Explained

How “wise in your own eyes” leads to conflict between you and your child. Understand what decision-making freedoms to allow your child to have. While our little ones are babies,… View Post

When Kids Push The Limits (Dos and Don’ts)

As I write this, it is summer. Something that comes with summer is less structure and therefore more freedoms for the child. This can lead to a child basically doing… View Post

Constantly Needing to Correct the Child

Shortly before my third child was born, I wrote a post on Siblings and the Funnel. In it, I cautioned parents against allowing younger siblings the same freedoms as the older… View Post

Should You Control the Environment for Your Children

Should You Control the Environment for Your Children. What you should try to control and what you should let go. I have talked about Controlling Environment for Toddlers. Last month, I… View Post

Fine Balance of Protecting Children

  As parents, we really, really want to protect our children. Fiercely. We don’t want them hurt physically, emotionally, nor mentally. Because of this, we often worry about letting our… View Post