Natural Consequences You Should Allow Your Children To Experience

Inside this post: What natural consequences mean and why you should allow them to occur in your children’s lives to help prevent power struggles. You hear people talk about it, natural consequences, but what exactly are they? In this article, I’ll explain what natural consequences entail and why it’s essential to let your children face them. I’ll also touch base […]

Negative Punishment Drawbacks

Inside this post: The drawbacks of using negative punishment when disciplining children. It’s shocking how many adults still use negative punishment with their kids today. I see comments such as “just give them a spank, that’ll stop the whining” in response to my how to stop whining in children article, which uses positive parenting to solve the whining issue. It makes me […]

What are the 4 types of parenting styles?

Inside this post: What the 4 types of parenting styles are as well as the benefits and pitfalls of each. What kind of parenting style do you follow? What Is A Parenting Style? Being a parent means finding your own way within your parenting journey and figuring out how you want to raise your kids. There are so many different […]

What Is Authoritative Parenting?

Inside this post: A look at what Authoritative parenting really looks like and the benefits and pitfalls of using this parenting strategy. Raising kids is not an easy task, and choosing a parenting style can be daunting. Most people don’t CHOOSE their parenting style; they just go for it and try to be a good parent right out of the gate. That’s […]

Power Struggles With Child – Behavior Management Solution

Inside this post: How to avoid power struggles with your child and have a more calm and peaceful home. It starts in toddlerhood. The power struggles. The breakdowns. They can come out of nowhere and next thing you know you’re shouting across the house “get your bloody shoes on already, we are late!” Do you engage in power struggles with […]

14 Positive Parenting Books You Need To Read

Best positive parenting books all parents should read that will help them be a better parent by learning to understand how children develop, and reasons behind certain behaviors are revealed!  Let’s face it, as parents, we are often faced with challenges, and when we don’t know how to meet them, we turn to our favorite resources (top parenting books) to […]

6 Easy Ways To Help Kids Learn To Listen

“How Do I Get My Kids To Listen?” is a prevalent question among parents! Little people can be super stubborn, and it’s not because they don’t want to listen, they just don’t understand why they have to. They also want to do their own thing and make their own decisions, because let’s face it, they are individuals with rights of […]

Struggle Free Homework Tips For Parents

Do you ever dread homework time with your child?  When I was growing up, homework time ended in screaming, fighting and so much stress.  I promised myself that when my children have homework, I would do everything in my power to make the homework experience as positive and uplifting as possible.  The biggest challenge about homework is getting started and […]

9 Powerful TED Talks For Parents

Motherhood is the hardest job in the world. It is also the most joyful job in the world and those who are mothers, are lucky to have the opportunity. Unfortunately, Motherhood doesn’t come with a guidebook. Lucky for us, we live in a world where information is readily available to guide us in our Motherhood journey. More Motherhood Articles: The […]