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Children’s Behavior, Development, Behavior Solutions, Parenting Tactics to Help with Behavior and Development, Emotional Behavior

The Best Approach to Defusing a Tantrum (That Actually Works)

The Best Approach to Defusing a Tantrum (That Actually Works)

I have three kids. One child that can throw down like a supreme tantrum ninja. The other two, thankfully, are a tad less emotional and don’t try to…

Helping Your Child in Environments that Trigger Sensory Overload

Helping Your Child in Environments that Trigger Sensory Overload

THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. PLEASE READ MY DISCLOSURE FOR MORE INFORMATION.   Holidays, birthday parties, gatherings and activity places are filled with a whirlwind of people and…

Stop Sibling Fighting Using a Positive Approach

Stop Sibling Fighting Using a Positive Approach

Read the first part of this series, The 3 Causes of Sibling Rivalry before you read the second part. If you understand what causes sibling fighting, you’ll be better equipped…

Why Is My Child Lying? 8 Different Types of Lies Kids Tell & What Causes Lying

Why Is My Child Lying? 8 Different Types of Lies Kids Tell & What Causes Lying

I’ve been catching my two five-year-olds lying a lot and it’s driving me nuts!   They’re pretty innocent lies, like my son’s knee-jerk reaction that he didn’t…

Sibling Fighting: 3 Reasons for the Bickering & How Use a Positive Approach to Fix It

Sibling Fighting: 3 Reasons for the Bickering & How Use a Positive Approach to Fix It

I used to have fantastical visions of my kids playing nicely side-by-side, sharing toys willingly, complimenting one another and offering endless love and support, completely void of…

Put an End to Power Struggles with Your Child

Put an End to Power Struggles with Your Child

Power struggles with your kid can happen over seemingly the littlest things. It makes you feel frustrated, exhausted, sad, even angry. It may also test your patience and how much…

9  Proven Ways to Help Your Child be Confident

9 Proven Ways to Help Your Child be Confident

A parent’s ability to be instrumental in building their kid’s confidence is one of the most important things you’ll do for them. What does confidence look like in children, and…

5 Ways to Prevent Temper Tantrums That Start at Home

5 Ways to Prevent Temper Tantrums That Start at Home

Temper tantrums are an inevitable part of raising children. Children as young as 12 months can learn to throw temper tantrums as a way to express their…

Understanding Why Temper Tantrums Happen & How to Handle Them

Understanding Why Temper Tantrums Happen & How to Handle Them

Temper tantrums are in inevitable (and unenviable) part of parenting. Some children, as young as 12 months can throw down with the best of them, but there…

6 Tricks to Calm Temper Tantrums

6 Tricks to Calm Temper Tantrums

It wasn’t until my kids turned three that I found out the wrath of temper tantrums and they started making too-often appearances. It was a rough patch in…

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I’m Corinne, a Mom to three active little kids, including twins. I love coffee at any time of the day, believe afternoon naps are essential, am working hard at creating a meditation practice and filing our family life with experiences, not things.