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Behavior

Making parenting decisions together is the most effective solution to solving screen time debate

Family Values: What’s more important than any rules your house has on kids’ screen time habits is that you, as parents, make and enforce the rules together. Read more…
Vacations: For some, the summer break in routine creates anxiety and arguing. Here’s how to keep structure in your day while also enjoying the feeling of freedom. Read more…

Summer travel dreams: Five tips to have a successful vacation with young kids

Travel: Kids thrive with routine and structure. But summer is all about spontaneity and where the wind takes you. With these tips, it is possible to have a fun summer of travel with little ones in tow. Read more…
Discipline: Try a token system for encouraging behavioral change in a child struggling with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Read more…
Health: Many parents have found brushing teeth to be a moment of combat in their homes. But by breaking down the activity into separate parts, parents and kids will soon celebrate a job well done with sparkling smiles. Read more…
Feeding Your Family: Looking to expand your picky eater’s palate? Here’s how. Read more…

Discussion vs. discipline: Five practical parenting tips about setting limits

Discipline: A parent’s job is to teach children through limits while modeling healthy ways to deal with any frustrations that come up in response. Read more…

Ditch punishment for praise

Ditch punishment for praise

Discipline: Punishment does NOT need to be part of a successful parenting equation. Read more…

Problems with misbehavior? Dr. Marcie Beigel’s ‘Love Your Family Again’ could be the solution

Discipline: Dr. Beigel’s new book is a reference guide for families whenever misbehavior arises. Read more…
Hot Topics: Teachers must observe and ask questions until they get to the possible root of a student’s bad behavior. Read more…
When it feels as if your child is looking for ways to make you yell at him, chances are, he is! Read more…

Transitioning to the ‘big-boy’ bed: When and how to move toddler out of crib

Transitioning to the ‘big-boy’ bed: When and how to move toddler out of crib

Family Health: How to know when your toddler is ready for a bed, and how to make the transition easy and peaceful for everyone. Read more…

Love is a behavior: Building loving habits in your family

Family Values: What actions do you take to show your kids you love them? Read more…

Calming first-time camper fears: Tips to change nervousness to excitement

Campers: Behavior tips parents can use to help first-time campers deal with anxiety. Read more…

Love is the answer to helping children grow

Letter from the Publisher: Real loving as parents is to lay the groundwork for healthy emotional, psychological, and physical well being. Read more…

Think before you speak — verbally or digitally

Family Issues: Words, whether spoken or written in online posts or blogs, can be misinterpreted and do damage, so be careful. Read more…
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