Lot's of parents are incredible affection givers to their children but when it comes to each other, not so much.
A teen might be thrilled to begin driving. Their parents might even let them try driving in some remote location. This does not mean they should begin driving at this point in their life.
Next thing you know, your children are putting down their devices and scheming about how to build a fort under the table or in the back yard and deciding what they will need. Win! Win! Who doesn't want that?!
When asked about anger, most children will identify this emotion as "bad." Remind your child that emotions aren't bad, even the one called anger...
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Do you ever feel alone in a room full of people? What if that room was your house, the people were your family and you were a child. Children will adapt in order to mediate their feelings and experience. Some children will act out (misbehavior). Some children will act in (anxiety and depression). Some children … Continue reading Feeling Alone In A Room Full Of People
It is false to think that money alone is going to be either a motivator or the mechanism by which a child is going to feel good about themselves.
Teaching work ethic gives children a heart for helping!
Her warm, sweet smile makes everyone around her smile too!
My son Noah was very close to his great grandparents. My mother took care of him while I worked and she also provided a lot of care for her parents, so he spent a lot of time with his greats. He was just a young toddler and I knew that one day he would experience … Continue reading Talking to Young Children about Death