Developmentally, children have the capability to get themselves up in the morning by the time they reach kindergarten. We have coached many parents who are still struggling with getting their children up in the morning, even when their adult child is in college miles away! Now is […]
Recently an article came out about the scientific case for bribing your kids. Without going into details, the study was so flawed that it is not worth citing. In the writer’s defense, she did mention that there were over 130 studies on why not to bribe or […]
Want to reduce power struggles in your home? Try giving your kids more power.
No, we don’t mean letting them set their own bedtimes (yet) or choosing the furniture for the living room (unless you really like pink couches). We mean the simple things — such as, for instance, letting them order their […]
“It takes children to raise a village.”
Reverend Dr. Michael Beckwith
“Power is of two kinds: One is obtained by fear of punishment and the other by the art of love. Power based on love is a thousand times more effective and permanent than the one derived from fear of punishment.”
“Child of mine– I will never do […]