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5 Survival Tips For Parenting a Defiant Teenager

Do you have a defiant teenager? Were you a defiant teenager? Teens will test their boundaries; this is natural. If your teenager is defiant, make sure you know how to handle and survive their behavior. A teen will push you from time-to-time. Stand your ground and don’t give into them.

Crime and Punishment – Parenting Tips For Choosing the Right Punishment

Sometimes teens get out of hand. They get into trouble and must receive a consequence or punishment for it. How do you know what constitutes a proper punishment? You could think about the punishments you received when you were a teen. Were they effective? Chances are the punishments you received weren’t effective or too harsh. Discover how to teach your teens their actions have consequences.

Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior – They Are Not, Says an American Dad and Child Psychotherapist

No cultural parenting approach is superior to another; one shoe simply does not fit all children. That’s my conclusion after forty years as a child psychotherapist and many humbling years as a father of four and grandfather of nine.

4 Key Parenting Tips for Survival

You want to be a good parent and have good parenting skills. Sometimes your key qualities disappear because your action packed day has well and truly overtaken you. You end up being short tempered and exhausted. So what are my 4 key tips to get you back to where you need to be?

Let Them Eat Snow: Top 5 Reasons to Let Kids Play in Yucky Weather

This article reminds parents that playing outside is good for children. As long as the right steps are taken, there is no reason for kids to be stuck inside on rainy or snowy days. Getting out energy and finding creative ways to play is actually a good thing for kids and adults.

Genius or Birth Order? Zuckerberg, Gates, and Buffett: Their Common Characteristics

Can Birth Order play a role in someone’s life path? Take a look at some billionaires,their traits and similarities and answer the question is it genius or birth order?

Christian Parenting: Parenting Tips and Advice

Parenting is not for the faint of heart, and Christian parenting can often feel even more challenging. Thankfully, parenting for Christians can be simpler because you have divine help. Here are few ways to make your Christian parenting a little easier.

The Need for Daily Relaxation for Kids

In our busy, over-scheduled lives, the impact of stress on our children is often forgotten. Children are bombarded daily by stressors such as school exams, homework, peer pressure and standards to live up too, sexual pressure, violent images, inappropriate talk and language and the list goes on. Childhood is a time to be cherished, slowly and deliberately, taking one day at a time and savoring every moment with wonder and awe.

Innovate Your Baby: 4 Simple Things You Should Be Doing With Your Infant Today

There are many basic and innovative things parents can do with their infants which will provide significant benefits and require little else but time. Here are 4 things every parent should be doing with their infant every day. Innovate the way you raise your child by trying more creative activities as an alternative to baby genius videos and more electronic toys.

Troubled Teens: How to Talk to a Defiant Teenager

If you are having problems communicating with your teen, learn the basics of a family meeting in this article. Take back your household and establish a new way for your defiant teenager to hear you and be heard.

Everyday Life With Math

Parents who are too busy with work, an online math course is one way to show your kids how to have fun with math. Math can be fun especially when you look at math in a completely different way.

Pearl and the Bunny

We raise rabbits for consumption. When the boys were younger, the chickens ran free during the day and they liked to hang around the rabbit hutches. Keegan, (my oldest) had a hate-hate relationship with a large white rooster we named Pearl. Everyone knows what a mean rooster is like, and this guy was one of the meanest. When Keegan went out to feed the rabbits he had to take a stick. Pearl would attack, clawing wildly with his spurs, while my son flailed at him ineffectually with his stick, occasionally throwing in a desperate kick for good measure.

Teaching Our Children How to Avoid Evil Society

It is the joy of every parent to see their children go to school, as there are lots of things that would be imparted into the life of such children which will affect their social lives, the way they think, their actions, and most importantly they are accumulating knowledge that will guide them through the rest of their lives. It is the duties of the parent to teach and instruct their children how to relate with other children in society.

Ten Reading Tips for Parents to Help Little Ones Learn (to Love) to Read

I have some reading tips for parents of either little ones just learning to read or children who are starting to get frustrated. Reading comes naturally to some kids, and others really struggle, so there is no one size fits all strategy, but here are my ideas.

Want to Be a Better Parent? Ask Your Teen for Help

If you want to be a better parent, ask your teen for help. Sit down and have a conversation with your teen to find out how you can be a better parent. You could see things from your point-of-view and remember that you were once a teen.

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