Educating your children about strangers should start early in life and should teeter on instilling caution without excess fear! It is also a parents job to try and prepare a child, no matter how young for the worst case scenario and give them ideas that can help them help themselves should the need arise.
It doesn’t matter if it is a 10 year old girl, a 3 year old boy or a grown man or woman; tantrums are undesirable effects of unrestrained and uncontrolled anger. In the midst of a tantrum – people are self consumed and irrational.
So how exactly do time outs work? Find a spot in your house where your child can be both supervised and ignored. Sending them to their room is dangerous for several reasons. One, they might love their room and it wouldn't be much of a punishment to dispatch them to one of their favorite places, especially if they have a computer, TV, music player, and/or phone in there.
When our children are little it seems that every day is family day. So much so, that often parents just cant wait to get away from the house for a bit to retrieve any last shreds of sanity that they have left.
In March of 2012, the Centers for Disease Control estimated that 1 out of every 88 kids will be eventually diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Most often, this diagnosis will not come for certain before the age of 3.
Being a baseball mom means many things. It means taking your kid to practice even if you don’t really want to go. It entails missing more dinners at home for the boiled hotdogs and popcorn sold at the park and interacting with other parents and children, many of whom you may not like.
Don’t forget to brush your teeth and comb your hair and when you meet a stranger it’s not polite to stare. When it’s cold outside you need a hat on your head and it is always polite to make your own bed! “But Why mom”
There are few things that compare to the first year of being a mom. Although this year is filled with more love and pride than ever before it is also a time that many women begin to question their maternal abilities, reflect on their relationships with their own mother and not just learn but live a life that is completely devoted to supporting someone else’s needs.
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