Category: Parenting

Early Potty Training Tips | Pre-Potty Training Readiness

Teddy wears a diaper! Pre-Potty Training Readiness Tips

One day Donovan grabbed a diaper and insisted that his teddy wear it.  It was so adorable. It got me to thinking about potty training, etc.  Most children seem to be scared of the potty.  I was determined early on that we were not going to have that problem. Here are a few things that […]

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Stop the Tantrum - No yelling, bribing or distracting!

Stop the Tantrum – No yelling, bribing or distracting!

A lot of moms have told me (and I used to believe) that the ultimate way to stop a tantrum was to distract your child.  I will admit that it does work.  However, this technique does not teach your child anything about patience.  It does not teach your child that what they are upset about matters […]

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