Category Archives for "Toddler"

What Three-Year Olds Can Teach You About Teamwork (If You Let Them)

What 3-Year-Olds Can Teach You About Teamwork

Okay, you think, these guys are little. ​I can do this. You’re about to enter the three-year-old daycare room. With a deep breath, you open the door that’s decorated with construction paper lily pads and cartoon frogs.Every eye in the place is instantly glued to your face.“Mommmyyy!” a little girl shouts, then realizes her mistake […]

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Stop Your Child’s Temper Tantrums

The tantrum effect: why they happen and how to stop them

You just want to make your child’s temper tantrums STOP.Tiring. Exhausting. Irritating. All those words easily describe the effects a temper tantrum can have on you, and your family. Today I’m over at Bombarded Mum (now Positive Parenting with Anna Partridge), talking about temper tantrums. Why they happen (it’s not what you think) and how to […]

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Lazy Parenting Works For Me. (

Dinner Party

We do too much, these days. As parents, we’re expected to be “on” all the time…and it’s exhausting. Well, this mom said enough. I’ve developed my own parenting philosophy, and it’s rooted in what’s best for our kids, not what we wish was best. Read about my journey towards embracing a lifestyle of dedicated “Lazy Parenting,” […]

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