It’s Time for Parenting With Love and Logic®

Are you tired of fighting with your kids?  Are you looking for a better way to parent?  It’s easy!  You can learn to be a Love and Logic® parent.  As you develop new parenting skills you will be able to lower your blood pressure and stress level, have more time for yourself, and raise happier…

How to Make Memories, Not Plans, for July 4th

Fourth of July is around the corner. What sort of fireworks do you have planned? Hopefully not the type of fireworks that include toddler tantrums or snarly teenagers. I want you to have a solid plan this 4th of July that works for YOU and your family.  When it comes to making memories with the kids for Fourth of…

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Oh No, They’re Back for the Summer

Did you enjoy Memorial Day Weekend a few weeks ago, or were you playing cruise director to the kids? Yep, school’s over and your kids are home for the summer. Here come the “I’m bored” or “What are we doing today?” questions. Do you dread setting up play dates, packing the car, no rest for you?…

We’ve Trained Our Kids Not To Listen

When I’m working with parents of teens or toddlers I hear the same thing over and over again. “My Kids Just Don’t Listen!” I feel your pain. I’ve got two kids of my own. One of them only seems to hear the “Da-da-da – Da-da-da” of his ESPN Sports Center app. A few weeks ago I got an e-mail…

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Taming the Transitions

Transitions. It’s not only toddlers and young children who struggle with transitions. It’s adults as well. It can be very challenging when we rush home from work, only to find that we are stressed-out, still stuck at work in our mind, but our body is walking through the door, and we are being greeted by…