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Punishment Vs. Discipline

Our two sons have stepped out of babyhood. They are now – delightful little boys, able to talk, express themselves, play together, and participate much more in family life. I LOVE being able to send my three year old to the kitchen to get bananas or some other snack for the two of them. Mommy…

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11 Benefits of Encouraging Risk Taking in Your Children

Risk taking begins at birth. The unborn child takes a risk, driven by instinct, when they push to exit the womb, their haven of safety. They immediately take more risks, like taking their first breath, and drinking milk for the first time. These are things they’ve never done before. They don’t know what the outcome…

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Dealing with Your Bored Child

Your child walks into the kitchen. “Mom, I’m bored.” How do you deal with your bored child? Do you get frustrated because you’re so busy and now you have to stop to pay attention to your child? Do you invite your child to join in whatever you’re doing? Do you assign the child something to…