What A Child Who Is Shutting You Out Trying To Say

Parenting is not an easy job and our children will get upset with us and have emotional breakdowns. Communicating with our children when they are in a state of distress is difficult. Every child will be different in how they act and think, but there are some things you can do to help open up lines of communication and understand […]

Best Parenting Blogs You Must Read In 2021

The best parenting blogs 2021 edition! There are many resources out there to help you with your parenting journey, but mom blogs are my favorite. While many moms aren’t trained therapists and experts, they do offer insight based on real life parenting challenges that they themselves have often faced. Since there are so many mom blogs out there, it can […]

The Ultimate Guide to Parenting Buzzwords (Like Helicopter Parent)

Some popular parenting buzzwords and what these words actually mean when describing a parenting style. Wouldn’t life be more simple if parenting was just parenting? Unfortunately, society has created so many different words to describe the style of parenting we may be choosing for our lives. In the 20th century, the authoritarian style of parenting came about and the children […]

How to Help Young Kids Resist Peer Pressure

How to help young kids resist peer pressure and make powerful positive choices when faced with difficult situations. By the time a child turns 7, they start to care more about what others think about them. They start to care less about what their parents and other adults think about them and this can interfere with how well they perform […]

5 Positive Attitude Activities For Kids

How to help your kids have a more positive attitude with these positive attitude activities for kids. To help children see positive things in life, there are a few activities you can do together. We should be helping our little ones to look at the positive things and have a positive attitude because it helps solve problems in life simpler. […]

Ways To Let Your Children Know You Are Proud of Them

It is important to let your children know that you are proud of them. Here are some ways to let your children know you are proud of them and some reasons why you should let them know your about pride in their accomplishments. When you tell your children that you are proud of them, you are being emotionally generous. There […]

Are You Offended By Your Child’s Behaviour?

Do you ever feel like your child’s behaviour is a reflection on you? Are you offended by your child’s behaviour? Here is what you should do when you feel that way. When your child shows signs of inappropriate and disappointing behaviour you may be thinking that the child is acting this way because of your parenting choices. Unfortunately, your child […]

How to Respond When Your Parenting Style Is Being Criticized

Sometimes when you choose the positive parenting way to parent your children, you might get some pushback from friends and family about the choice you have made. Parenting is criticized at every point, from birth to graduation and even beyond. If you did some research and discovered a parenting style that your family members do not practice, or know a […]

How To Play With Toddlers

Play is so important for our growing children, but you may be wondering how to play with toddlers so here is a helpful guide to help you connect with your toddler and play. It can feel kind of strange to play with toddlers. You have a million and one things on your to do list and it can be difficult […]

Best Sleep Clocks for Toddlers

If you are looking to improve toddler sleep and help end the early wake ups, then you need to find the best sleep clocks for toddler to help you out. Sleep is important and it benefits every member of the family. If you don’t get enough sleep, your work and life can be affected. Unfortunately toddlers aren’t so in tune […]

Weekly Kids Chore Chart Template (Free Download)

I truly believe that kids need chores, and a chore chart template can help you set up a chore system in your household, just as it does in mine. We started a chore chart with my kids when my first born was just a toddler. When I was a child, I was introduced to household chores at around the age […]

5 Simple And Effective Responses For Backtalk

Great tips on how to stop talking back to your parents! When it comes to raising smart kids who are kind and don’t talk back, it’s good to have these powerful tips in your back pocket when you need some responses for backtalk. It’s so easy to get frustrated when dealing with an angry disrespectful child child who is talking […]