Don’t Yell at Your Kids: One crazy tip that might help

My husband, Scott, is taking a parenting class from a friend and parenting mentor, Geri Clouse. She offers free parenting workshops that you can learn more about here. When we had four under three, we both took her class on Nurturing Parenting. Here's the main lesson of the class: YOU CAN'T CONTROL the child BUT you can control the environment. And, that some of what we (or others that would interact with us) would consider "unacceptable" behavior is actually part of whatever development … [Read more...]