Taking the time to explain your reasoning behind your rules can help avoid power struggles & empower your children to make wise decisions of their own! Read Shari’s article to learn how she explains her “why” to her own children…
In this video, Shari talks about how that parental instinct isn’t always loud or clear, but it is valuable. She also discusses how you can improve your child’s behavior by tuning in & being more observant of what makes them tick 🙂
When used appropriately & at the right times, ignoring can be a very effective parenting tool (especially for attention seeking behaviors). Read the Shari’s full article to learn more…
Go here to check out Shari’s idea for creating a simple (yet effective) behavior chart on the fly!
Read Rhonda’s article to learn how you can teach your children that their decisions have consequences, both good and bad
Read Karissa’s article to find out why she chooses to look at “disciplining” as a positive, and how she uses mistakes to teach her children valuable life lessons
Read Karissa’s Article to find out how she expects and challenges her kids to behave in public
Read examples of the expectations Karissa asks of her kids before they arrive at a new destination
Read Amy’s article for some great tips and advice on how to first mindfully listen to your teen before thoughtfully responding
Read Stephanie’s article to learn the Dos and Don’ts of praising your child, and find out how to build them up in a way that actually matters
Behavior charts can be a wonderful way to work on your child’s behavior one skill at a time! It is a visual way to help your child understand the expectations & allow them to be an active participant in the process of improving their behavior. Go here for 4 different designs for sticker charts that you can print out for free…
THE FIVE LOVE LANGUAGES OF CHILDREN
Every child is so unique, which means that we shouldn’t expect to be able to parent all of our children the same way. This book provides wonderful insight into what makes your child tick & how you can support that!
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Featured Contributor: Rhonda Moskowitz
With over 30 years experience as a parent coach, speaker, and educator, Rhonda shares her natural humor and genuine caring with parents. Her goal is to help moms and dad create the loving, life long connected relationship with their children that they dream of.
Featured Contributor: Amy Collins, M.S Ed.
Amy Collins, founder of Create Clarity, offers workshops to help women clarify who they are, re-awaken their intuition and make a transformational shift to live a more vibrant life. Learning practical tools to become more mindful is empowering. Once learned, these tools last forever. Amy is a Mindful Living Instructor and a certified Creative Insight Journey Instructor.
Featured Contributor: Stephanie Ortega
Stephanie is a behavior analyst and tutor with over a decade of experience in helping children. She creates planners and worksheets for the organizer within us all, maintains a blog, and runs two start-ups. She’s also a doodler and puppy and cat mom who enjoys travel and learning new things.