Most parents feel pressured to have well-behaved children. The pressure comes from well-meaning family, teachers, and judgmental stares from strangers.
The sleeping patterns of babies are often unpredictable and complex. They raise difficult questions and pose a great challenge for new parents.
Emotional intelligence is a child’s ability to perceive, understand, and effectively manage their own feelings; to read subtle cues; and relate empathically to the feelings of others.
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How to handle gender questions and differences with a toddler
When should you worry about your child being a "joker"
Managing the jealousy and comparison between siblings
Do you follow the lead of a 1.5 year old who wants to try the potty, or is it too soon?
Managing a toddler being a picky eater
Multiple questions on how to manage a child who only poops in a diaper
How to transition a 4 year old to a new school
Helping a school age child manage their emotional outbursts and lack of impulse control
What do you do when you school age child is acting more flirty and repeating a theme of romantic relationship
What do you say to a 5 year old when they ask you "how did the baby get in the stomach"?
What to do when your preschooler is hitting and being aggressive with friends
How to handle a toddler that keeps getting up from their toddler bed
What is the best way to reduce screaming in the family
Handling child's fears at night and how they manage their anxiety
Managing the visitation schedule in the case of divorce with young children
What’s the best way to get a school age child to follow the morning routine
How to help a toddler nap who is wanting to skip it
Helping a preschooler be polite to strangers saying hi to them in an elevator
Addressing and managing stranger danger
Helping a child feel better when they have broken their arm - Also how to handle their jealous twin
How to manage a 5 year who is using mean words at school with his friends
How to stop a repetitive negative behavior in a toddler like spitting
What do you do when your preschooler asks you to play with them and they role play the morning routine they have a hard time with
How to manage a toddler who is stuck on an idea
How to handle tall tales and made up stories that children use to avoid following direction
How do you manage competing siblings
Managing a school age child's ideas around romantic relationship
Helping a child eat who is refusing to eat
What should a last will testament say about the care of children in case of a parents death
How to help the older sibling not annoy their younger siblings
How does a parent manage their difficult relationship with their own parent(grandparents) without having that relationship hurt the parents relationship with their children?
When co-parent due to a divorce who do you manage the difference in discipline styles with your toddler?
What are the effects short and long term of spanking children?
How do you help a toddler learn to share?
How to manage a toddler who runs away and makes it a game
How to tell a child that a pet has died
Managing a toddler's anger responses
What do you do when your child whines
Handling toddler and preschoolers in a situation of divorce/separation
What do you do when your toddler refuses to sit in the high chair
How to manage a tantrum when your child triggers issues of the past
Managing your toddler's preschool teacher when you disagree with what they are doing
How to transition children between nannies
Helping the children transition to a "new" bedtime routine
How to choose between schools, especially if your children will go to different schools
Managing and helping toddler go through a transition while moving houses
How to handle naps in a preschool setting
Are rewards and sticker charts good for children
Handling a toddler that interrupts your conversations
Managing and Handling a large disruption with young children like moving or being in transition
Teaching a toddler who needs constant reassurance and activity from a parent
How to handle a toddlers constant angry responses
Managing potty accidents
How to help a child find their own way around their sense of self
Managing a child's obsessive responses - getting stuck or hyper focus on one idea
How to help a child manage feeling guilty
Managing and helping a child manage a potty accident
Handling teasing between siblings
Managing the toddler tantrum
How to advocate for your child with school and teacher
Setting a clear boundary with a school age child when they are debating you and being disrespectful
Q&A from Members
My twins rip up the books we read. How do I get them to stop?
He doesn't want to go to camp. Now what?
A smartwatch for kids? Good or bad?
An angel at school and not so much at home. How do we achieve consistency?
Can I ever just reward them with all of the chocolate?
What's the best way to break a habit?
"I don't love you, Mommy." Does my little one mean it?
How do I respond to "Is Grandpa gonna be okay?"
Can I PLEASE, impose consequences? Pretty PLEASE?
I just lost it with my kid. How do I restore order?