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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

How Do I Get My 2 Year Old to Stop Throwing Food?

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?

By |March 13th, 2012|Ages 0-3, FAPQ, Meal Times|Comments Off on How Do I Get My 2 Year Old to Stop Throwing Food?

Going Back to Work after Baby

How do new moms cope with having to go back to work after having a baby? Here are some tips to ease the separation anxiety that many new mothers experience.

By |March 8th, 2012|Ages 0-3, FAPQ, Parenting Support|Comments Off on Going Back to Work after Baby

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

Is a Time-Out a Punishment or a Consequence?

The time-out is one of the most popular techniques used by parents to correct a child's behavior. Is a time-out a punishment or is it a logical consequence?

By |February 24th, 2012|Ages 0-3, Consequences, FAPQ|Comments Off on Is a Time-Out a Punishment or a Consequence?

How Can I Get My Toddler to Stop Pulling My Hair?

Toddlers are discovering how much power they have in their two little hands, and sometimes they like to use that new-found power to pull on mom's hair! How can this mom get her toddler to stop pulling her hair in a kind, respectful way?

By |February 3rd, 2012|Ages 0-3, FAPQ|Comments Off on How Can I Get My Toddler to Stop Pulling My Hair?

Redirecting a Toddler’s Behavior

Toddler behavior can be a challenge to parents since they're not very verbal yet. What are some tips to redirect the misbehavior or kids 2 years and younger?

By |December 30th, 2011|Ages 0-3, FAPQ|Comments Off on Redirecting a Toddler’s Behavior

The Right Way to Encourage Potty Training

Potty training is a challenge for most parents. What are some good tips to encourage potty training that rely on encouragement instead of over-praising?

By |December 9th, 2011|Ages 0-3, FAPQ|Comments Off on The Right Way to Encourage Potty Training

Toddler Is Hitting the Family Dog

Sometimes toddlers play rough with siblings, parents, and even family pets. How can you get a two-year-old to stop hitting the family dog without yelling or using mean words?

By |November 11th, 2011|Ages 0-3, FAPQ|Comments Off on Toddler Is Hitting the Family Dog