Here are strategies for helping your sensitive son navigate his feelings and feel strong when he may otherwise feel especially sensitive.

How to get your Sensitive Son to ‘Man Up’

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Society may not favour sensitive boys, however they are a gift. Find out how can you encourage your sensitive son to be strong without changing who he is.   Of my two kids, my son is the most sensitive.   My daughter is basically my carbon copy. Though she is spirited and strong-willed, I find […]

Looking for positive parenting or empathetic parenting strategies for disciplining toddlers and young children? Here are 5 alternatives to timeouts rooted in positive, empathetic parenting.

5 Positive Parenting Alternatives to Timeouts

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Want to discipline your child using positive parenting strategies? Check out there 5 alternatives to timeouts below!   I remember when I came across that first website. I had poured over it because it was laden with so many rich, positive parenting strategies. As I combed through each assertion nodding, I took note of what […]

When should your toddler give up their nap? Find out what a sleep consultant says the signs are to look for! Parenting toddlers, toddler sleep, toddler isn't napping, nap tips, sleep tips

When Should a Toddler Stop Napping

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When should you give up your toddler’s nap? Read a sleep consultant’s insights and signs your toddler is ready to stop napping.   When my textbook sleeper began taking longer and longer and longer to fall asleep at nap time, I persisted with iron-clad determination.   She would sleep.   I had worked so hard […]