Making Children Mind…Encouragement vs. Reward

Understanding the difference between encouragement and reward and when to use each with your children. Discipline tips for parents. Dr. Kevin Leman states that encouragement is superior to rewards when… View Post

Making Sure Consequences Actually Work for Kids

Tips to make sure consequences are effective in teaching your child to change her behavior. When you discipline, your goal is for behavior to really change. When your child misbehaves… View Post

6 Important Takeaways from the Book “Making Children Mind”

There are simple things you can and should do as a parent to get your children to listen to you and obey your instructions and direction. Here is a list… View Post

Book Review: Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours

Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours book review. Is this book worth the read? Is it a helpful parenting tool? Read all about it.   I just finished reading Making… View Post

First Born Child and Birth Order

First Born Child and Birth Order. The traits of a first born child and how an oldest child develops personality traits. Tips for parenting a first born. Nearly everyone reading this… View Post

The Birth Order Book: Why You Are the Way You Are

I recently finished reading The Birth Order Book by Dr. Kevin Leman. I thoroughly enjoyed it and recommend it. Leman starts the book talking about birth order and the merits… View Post