My last post, and the events that came before it, made me feel like I shouldn’t be blogging. I went through a few days of – “What am I doing, exactly?” Putting out there on the internet how challenging my son can be sometimes, and then later, how inadequate I feel in handling him and… Continue reading Reflection.
I was served a heaping serving of humble pie yesterday. Twice. Last night, I didn’t even want to write about the first incident. And I’m still not going to. But it was frustrating, it was draining, it was exhausting, and it involved both my twins. Later, I realized that I felt inadequate. I don’t always… Continue reading Humbled.
This is my 4th post as part of my Positive Parenting Series. If you’re just tuning in, you can catch these posts here: Part 1: I’ve switched to positive parenting and I’m not looking back, Part 2: It’s easier than I thought, and Part 3: For the sensitive child. My daughter, C, gets very little blog… Continue reading Positive Parenting: For the “easy” child, too
This is my 3rd post as part of my Positive Parenting Series. Here are Part 1: I’ve switched to positive parenting and I’m not looking back, and Part 2: It’s easier than I thought. Why have I chosen positive parenting? Late this morning, my 2.5 year old son accidentally knocked over his water cup. A… Continue reading Positive Parenting Series: For the sensitive child
Wow. Positive Parenting is clearly a hot topic. I had no idea what I was stumbling into a few weeks ago when I found the term. I had no idea that it fit me like a glove, and the strategies that are utilized under this “positive parenting” umbrella were exactly the way I wanted to… Continue reading Positive Parenting Series: It’s easier than I thought.
Welcome to the new blog! If you haven’t done so already, take a minute to sign up to receive new posts via email, and have a good look around! Thank you! One of the things we’ve done this past week, besides implementing Positive Parenting strategies, is give our toddlers a stronger sense of independence by… Continue reading 5 Ways Our Toddlers Gained Independence
Updated: This is Part 1 of my Positive Parenting Series. Please check out Part 2: It’s Easier Than I Thought and Part 3: For the Sensitive Child and sign up to receive my latest posts by email at the top of this page! Thank you! The difference between last week and this week has named this change “the… Continue reading I’ve switched to positive parenting, and I’m not looking back.