Frequently Asked Parenting Questions
Tone of Voice: A parent’s key to knowing the meaning behind the words.
Last weekend I took a coaching certification class offered at www.yourinfinitelylifeonline.com called Power/Empathy/Tone of Voice Concepts. This is one of their “Advanced Mastery Classes” for coaching and teaching the courses they offer. I”m busy working on […]
Pam Dunn writes in her soon-to-be published book that your tone of voice reveals how you are really feeling. Enjoy this excerpt from "It's Time to Look Inside- to see yourself and everyone through the lens of magnificence" and consider how your tone affects your children and parenting.
Some parents do their kids' projects and homework for them because they want to help, but it's actually hindering their kids' learning. How much help is too much?
In this video clip from the TEDxAFC Conference in San Diego, California, Parenting Expert Susie Walton tells us how to center ourselves when our children (or anyone in life) challenges our patience: Press you Pause Button! This is a great parenting tip for frustrated parents!
I’ve always taught my kids to tell the teacher when something happens in class or on the playground. But I also want to teach them to solve problems on their own, with win-win. I know there’s a lot of stigma behind being a tattle-tale, but there’s are times—like bullying—when they should tell an adult. How do I go about teaching the difference or is this something they just need to work out themselves?
My son throws his food on the floor and laughs when I have to go pick it up. I think he thinks my reaction is funny. Is there a good consequence for this?
Letting our kids play outside has numerous benefits to their health and cognitive development. How can working parents fit in playing outside, especially when they don't live in great neighborhoods?
I have triplets, and they couldn’t be more different. I’m noticing that they are taking on the typical personality types of the first born, middle child, and youngest child even if they were born minutes apart. Could I be contributing to this somehow?