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Parenting Fails – Pitfalls to Avoid

Parenting Fails – Pitfalls to Avoid

Our Parenting Fails FROM WENDY: My parenting fails and struggles this week…and what I’m learning from them Consistency is hard because it’s…well…constant I know that my kids need clear boundaries and consistent follow through. I know this one. I’ve watched it in action time and again […]

Taming Crazy Behavior and Reducing Chaos

Taming Crazy Behavior and Reducing Chaos

What We Do When Behavior Is Getting Out of Control FROM WENDY: Six kids can be crazy. Children in groups have this special way of amplifying one another’s attitudes or behaviors, and when one kid starts getting amped up, things can spiral fast. The key […]