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 manage a traveling parent with a young child?
- Dealing with a toddler asking for connection when parents need to care for infant
- Dealing a with the "sass" of a 5 year old
- Managing the disruption of sleep due to daylight savings time "falling back"
- What is the correct way to praise and set boundaries with our children
- Helping a toddler on a plane
- Handling others responses to a child's beauty
- How many toys to put out for a toddler
- How to help the kids understand when a parent
- Handling a school age child when they won’t admit mistakes
- Handling a toddler who hits others and his sister
- Managing issues at school with friends
- Helping daughter come up
- How to manage a mismatch of temperament between parent and child
- Is my daughter too much of a follower, how do we support or manage this?
- How to manage sibling jealousy and anger?
- Managing when siblings are having a hard time managing toys/sharing?
- How to handle a tantrum in the car and other difficult times?
- Why do my kids act better with my in laws than with me?
- How to manage biting nails when it comes from anxiety
- Managing negative self-talk in young children
- What does it mean to have a post-partum diagnosis
- Taking away a bottle from a three year old
- Helping child sleep longer in the morning
- How to keep toddler son from touching parents private parts
- What to do with the night time narration when it stops working
- How to keep a second language vivid
- How to manage the people around me when they notice difference in the personalities of my twins
- How to handle a 4 year old questions about God
- Handling a toddler refusing food
- Helping a toddler manage the interaction of a new classroom/friends
- How to help a child manage a child's overwhelming emotions (frustration, fear)
- Managing a 2 year old when they throw food or dangerous objects
- How to help the older child deal with
- How to motivate your 8 year old
- Finding the right classroom for a preschooler
- Managing the homework struggle with a kindergartner
- Dealing with the classroom treasure box and disappointment from the kindergartner
- How to keep siblings from fighting over toys
- Helping a 3 year old manage drop off and nap time and possibly a bad fit with their teacher
- How to teach a young quiet 4 year old to say thank you and speak to adults
- How to get my 5 year old out of my bed at night?
- Helping a 7 year old give away a toy to charity
- Handling the judgment of others when your child
- How manage a 4 year old procrastinating
- Managing homework with a kindergartner
- Feeling and handling twins who have a hard time sharing mommy
- Getting back to routine after having baby #2
- How to handle fears in children
- How to handle a traveling parent and routine in children
- Helping toddler sleep alone, again
- How to handle stranger danger with a preschooler
- Helping your toddler deal with a friend that's a biter
- Dealing with a Kindergartner who acts like a "know it all"
- Questions about potty for 2.8 year old
- How to help a 4 year old go to bed alone
- Helping a 5 year old transition to school
- Handling a 5 year old fears
- When all things go wrong how do we handle the mistakes we make with our children
- How to say good bye to grandparents after they have been with the family for awhile
- Handling sibling rivalry in the car
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?