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…

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The One Way to Win Target with Your Kids

Going to Target can be a wild and wondrous event with your kids. Emphasis on wild. Last week on Facebook Live, I talked about a mom in Target whose preschooler clutched a medium LEGO pack for dear life. She ended up taking it out of his hands and he cried all the way out of…

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3 Ways to Stop Being Frenemies with Your Kids

Sometimes, your own kids can seem like Public Enemy #1. One mom told me, “I feel schizophrenic! I can’t wait to pick him up from school but then I REALLY don’t want to be with him at all.” When it comes to getting along with your kids, you get annoyed when they misbehave. Earlier this…

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The Top 5 Age Appropriate Chores for Kids

You may think your child’s only job is going to school. While that’s important, it’s also their job to help around the house. When it comes to chores, kids should feel empowered to do them, gaining valuable skills they can use for the rest of their lives. I have several age appropriate cleaning ideas for…

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How to Tame Your Kids’ Technology Habits

They’re obsessed with their iPhones. Texting at the dinner table, scrolling through social media instead of having a conversation.  I’m not talking about your kids: I’m talking about you! And it doesn’t matter how old your kids are. You’re setting a model of technology use. When it comes to technology, your kids are watching your…