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What I Learned About Tone of Voice and Parenting

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 […]

By |February 12th, 2014|Ages 0-3, Ages 13-18, Ages 4-7, Ages 8-12, Big Kids, Blog, Boys, Consequences, FAPQ, Fighting, Girls, Listening, Positive Parenting|Comments Off on What I Learned About Tone of Voice and Parenting

Dealing with “Girl Drama”: Why Are Girls So Sensitive?

A father of two girls asks why girls are so sensitive! How do we deal with the Girl Drama Phenomenon?

By |March 8th, 2012|FAPQ, Girls|Comments Off on Dealing with “Girl Drama”: Why Are Girls So Sensitive?

My Little Girl Doesn’t Like Her Hair Fixed

How do we get our daughter to let us do her hair? She won’t let us tie it up and will pull out anything we put in it. She gets so mad and gives us dirty looks for daring to do it!

By |February 24th, 2012|Ages 0-3, Ages 4-7, FAPQ, Girls|Comments Off on My Little Girl Doesn’t Like Her Hair Fixed

Handling Your Child’s Bossy Friend

How do you approach it when the bully is another child, not a sibling? Or if your child’s friend is overly “bossy”?

By |January 27th, 2012|FAPQ, Fighting, Girls|Comments Off on Handling Your Child’s Bossy Friend

What to Do When Daughter Refuses to Brush Her Hair

There are lots of reasons why girls and boys don't like brushing their hair: the tangles can make it painful, there are lots of more fun things to do, or they are asserting their power. How do parents get their kids to brush their hair?

By |January 13th, 2012|FAPQ, Girls|Comments Off on What to Do When Daughter Refuses to Brush Her Hair

Is It Wrong to Praise Girls for Their Looks?

The media puts a lot of pressure on women to be physically attractive, and that trickles down to little girls too. Is it wrong to tell our daughters that they are pretty or is that feeding into the media's obsession with looks?

By |December 2nd, 2011|FAPQ, Girls|Comments Off on Is It Wrong to Praise Girls for Their Looks?