First-Time Obedience Training: Balance the Good with the Bad

source By Maureen Monfore,  If you follow Valerie’s blog, you are likely no stranger to the idea that establishing authority and requiring respect from our children must form the… View Post

Obedience Is Just the Beginning

Source: By Maureen Monfore, In previous guest posts on Valerie’s blog, I have discussed first-time obedience at length. Whether you’re dealing with a two-year-old who has learned the power… View Post

Take baby steps to get first-time obedience

source It’s Babywise Blog Network Week! All week, we’ll be featuring blog posts from other Babywise-friendly blogs. The schedule is as follows: · Monday: Valerie Plowman, Chronicles of a Babywise… View Post

Teaching Obedience to a Child with Special Needs

by Maureen Monfore, Unless you have been living under a rock, you are probably well aware of the rising incidences of special needs in our world. Autism, ADD, ADHD and… View Post

First Time Obedience–First Things First

image source by Maureen Monfore First-time obedience (FTO) is a phrase you commonly hear in Babywise parenting circles. But what exactly does it mean? It’s really quite simple to understand. First-time obedience… View Post