Parenting Tips And Tricks

By J. Ivy Boyter | Everything you might need or want to know in the world of parenting. Safety, health, child behavior, and more.

How to Teach Your Child Not to Be a Sore Loser | SAHM, plus...

My daughter just lost her 6th game of Whack-A-Mole in one night. After every game, she asked, “Can we play one more time?” Then, she chose to switch …

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How to Raise a Good Leader You'll Be Proud Of | SAHM, plus...

Inside: It’s not just about being a leader, it’s about how to raise a good leader. Do you know the qualities of a successful leader than you should …

Leadership

4 Ways to Empower Your Kids to Be Empathetic | SAHM, plus...

I don’t give my kids or myself the flu shot. Not just because I forget <b>some years</b>, but I choose not to <i>every year. I</i> refuse to give shots that could …

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Are You Tired of Your Child's Lack of Tact? | SAHM, plus...

A few years ago, we were sitting in a living room as my niece opened a few gifts. I can’t remember if it was her birthday or Christmas. Upon opening …

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Modern Parenting and Kids Today

Shares 8<p>It’s Saturday morning, the Summer of 1990 – Vanilla Ice, Nirvana, and Sinead O’Connor are filling the airwaves. I just polished off my second …

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Want to be Less Stressed? Try Becoming a More Empathetic Parent

Parenting is rough. Everyday I put my son’s needs in front of my own and focus almost all of my attention on him and his well being. It’s no secret, …

Fun Ideas For An Awesome Father's Day This Year • Julie Hoag Writer

Father’s day is the day we all get to celebrate our own fathers, and as women we celebrate our spouses as fathers of our children. I am sharing some</b> …

5 Ways Your Infant Is A Jerk

Shares 25<p>We’ve all thought it. I know that <i>your</i> kid is perfect, but let’s be honest – infants can be straight jerks sometimes. I thought we’d take a …

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Warning: Your Child's Behavior Problem Might Actually Be YOU | SAHM, plus...

When we implemented the Consequence and Reward Jars, it was simply to try to find a way to make it through the day with a little more sanity. I …

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