So often I have heard people say, too bad parenting doesn't come with a handbook. While that is true, there are lots of great resources to help you wade through the sometimes murky waters of parenting. I have recently found one such positive parenting resource that really stands out, the sponsor of this post- Parent Chat Videos. If reading is not your thing or you just want to … [Read more...] about Parent Chat Videos: Online Parenting Classes For Elevated Results
You’ve probably heard the term “helicopter parenting,” but what is it? And is it okay or is it something you should try to avoid? Today's blog post will provide a helicopter parenting definition. It will also look at the negative effects of helicopter parents on children’s lives despite the good intentions behind this parenting style. What Is A Helicopter Parent? The … [Read more...] about What Is Helicopter Parenting?
Positive parenting is an approach that is built on mutual respect and treating your child as a person with feelings and the ability to think and make decisions. The positive parenting approach means saying good-bye to “because I said so” and instead, modeling good communication skills. The power of positive parenting is that if we show our children how to communicate … [Read more...] about 5 Positive Parenting Tips That Make Parenting Easier
Humor is a highly esteemed trait in people. If someone can make you laugh and enjoy yourself, you can't help but like them. But does humor mesh with parenting? Absolutely. Each person has their own personality and you have to be true to that. Parenting with humor is a great way to help kids relax. It is also a great way teach kids to enjoy life even in its simple funny moments. … [Read more...] about Parenting With Humor And Funny Jokes Children Will Love
We all know the basics of being a good parent. Be kind, be understanding, be loving, be compassionate, be strong, etc. etc. etc. But there are also quite a few unique ways to be successful in parenting by thinking just a tad outside the box. Being a wee bit different does not mean you are failing as a parent. In fact, it could be the difference between raising happy, … [Read more...] about Three Unique Ways To Be A Better Parent