Category Archives: Communication

Parenting Tip: Work Together as a Team

It’s Difficult Given how hard it is, is it really THAT important that you agree?   The Problems Disagreements can cause conflict between parents and confusion in children. They also give kids an opportunity to play parents off one another. … Continue reading

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Parenting Tip: When possible, allow children to make choices.

Have you ever wondered how you can encourage your children to cooperate with you and become more responsible? If so, then today’s tip will be helpful to you: When possible, allow your children to make choices in matters that affect … Continue reading

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Parenting Tip: Don’t Ask a Question if “No” is Not an Answer

Think about how many questions you ask your kids in a given day – especially when you are trying to get them to do something. Questions like: “Honey, will you brush your teeth now?” “It’s time to do your homework, … Continue reading

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Parenting Tip #3: Stick Mom Says….

Even though it isn’t always easy, listen to your kids! Learn more about the very important skill of listening by clicking here.  

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Video Tip: Keep It Short

Watch our parenting tip to help get your kids to listen to you.  

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Listening to Your Kids

I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but I’m not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant. – Robert McCloskey When your kids open up to you do you instantly … Continue reading

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