Musia414
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Respectful parenting and discipline
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In helping children learn to contribute to the daily family work (this is something we call "being human") we have found natural consequences to be very effective teaching tools. For example when the ...

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How to train a 2-year-old to eat food she doesn't like?
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There have been few things more nerve-wracking in our parenting journey than making sure our children get proper nutrition at certain stages of their development. We have experienced several struggles ...

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1 year refuses new food and throws a fit if we don't give him what he wants
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It sounds like you really want your child to have good nutrition, that's great! One of the best gifts we ever received was some counsel from our pediatrician when our oldest child was starting solid ...

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How to teach my almost 7-month-old to play on his own without getting angry?
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Having little ones cry is really hard for a momma! I'm sorry you are going through this. 7 months is right at the end of age span when most babies gain object permanence (when they realize that ...

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How to break defiant cycle with time out?
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Have you tried a time out bottle? We have used them with great success. Sometimes a child just needs a distraction to break the spiral they are in. We take a clear 18 oz bottle (like a soda bottle) ...

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