When you're faced with difficult toddler behaviour, it can be painful. You simply want to move forward with your day, yet your child is digging in his heals or throwing a tantrum. Find positive parenting tips that will mitigate meltdowns and willfulness. I remember when I thought the terrible two were in the eye of the beholder. While there may be some merit to … [Read more...] about 10+ Effective Strategies to Mitigate Difficult Toddler Behaviour
A spirited, strong-willed, intense, or angry child... these are all terms that we often use, or hear to describe kids with strong emotions. What we don’t always know is how to help them calm down, or how to teach them to achieve calm themselves. Here are positive parenting strategies to help calm an angry child. The day started off wonderfully. My … [Read more...] about Calm an Angry Child: Positive Parenting Strategies That Work!
Strong-willed children are prone to power struggles. They're outspoken and fiercely determined. As parents, we must encourage cooperation while maintaing their spirited nature. This is how. Rationalizing with my strong-willed daughter is no easy feat. At all. A perfect example was this weekend. "I have the best idea of my life!" Her big eyes danced … [Read more...] about How to End Power Struggles with Your Strong-Willed Child
Raising strong-willed children is a demanding process. We can't just demand compliance because it won't work. Find positive parenting strategiess below. Her blood-curdling scream was enough to wake the baby and send chills down my spine. "I told you to STOP!" she yelled. I had never heard my daughter speak to me this way. … [Read more...] about Insights & Strategies for Raising Strong-Willed Children
Parenting a strong-willed child is full of ups and downs. Find out the key to raising them successfully without breaking their spirit. "I don't like you anymore!" is heard as her bedroom door slams. Or, his hands on his hips, he looks me dead in the eye and declares, "I'm leaving the family!" They're heated, hurt, and resorting to … [Read more...] about Parenting a Strong-Willed Child: The key to it all