Negative language parenting young kids

How Negative Language Impacts Children & What I’ve Learnt

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Recently, I’ve experienced the sobering reality of how negative language impacts children. Typically, my three-year-old son is strong-willed and vocal. But, after being acknowledged and empathized with, he is very receptive to reasoning. That is, until a few weeks ago. Just after Christmas, I found myself especially exhausted. This pregnant momma was wiped after playing Santa, […]

Is positive parenting permissive parenting?

Is Positive Parenting Permissive Parenting?

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  Positive parenting also known as empathetic, authoritative, gentle, or peaceful parenting is a parenting style that avoids imposing punishments and uses positive forms of discipline. A glimpse into the household of a positive parent and it would be easy to wonder, is positive parenting permissive?   Positive parents either do not, or try their best […]