Tag Info

New answers tagged

2

It sounds like a deal needs to be worked out with the father, not the kids, since the father is causing the problem. However, you will probably have to look at it from his perspective. He is probably spending money on his daughters to compensate for not actually being there in person. He feels like he is being shut out from their lives and the only way ...


3

A couple of things you can do: Older kid wants attention / Jealousy This first thing worked pretty well for us with a 2.5 year old big brother. Whenever he did something to the baby that was too rough, we showered attention on the baby, and ignored him. Then we sometimes gave him a timeout. But the key was that he did not get immediate attention from ...


4

I come from a fairly large family and each (formerly) youngest child had to go through a period of adjustment when the arrival of a new baby meant that they were no longer "the baby". From the ages of the children I'm guessing reasons 1 and 3 are more likely. Unless the older sister routinely plays "too rough" with everything. One thing that my mom did ...



Top 50 recent answers are included