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5 Strategies That Prevent Most Misbehavior

Tuesday June 24th, 2014
by Dr Laura Markham


Okay you ve convinced me not to punish But my two year old still bites has tantrums throws his food and scribbles on the furniture Rebecca Unfortunately a two year old s frontal cortex is still developing the ability to ...

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When Kids Simply Won’t Cooperate

Thursday June 19th, 2014
by Dr Laura Markham


What if you do all that and he still won t brush his teeth Give up for the night In my post How Can You Set Limits If You Don t Use Threats to Enforce Them we explored how to ...

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10 Alternatives to “Consequences” When Your Child Isn’t Cooperating

Thursday June 12th, 2014
by Dr Laura Markham


Throw the word consequence entirely out of your vocabulary and replace it with the term problem-solving Becky Eanes My year old was sitting on the couch after bath wearing her towel and said NO about times when asked to get ...

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Gill Rapley

Gill Rapley

 

Gill qualified as a health visitor at the tender age of 22. She was lucky enough to have tutors who taught her to question accepted wisdom and what mothers told her about their struggles to introduce their babies to solid foods made her sceptical about the conventional method of weaning from very early in her career ...

 

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Shouting for Baby

Shouting for Baby

by Lauren Porter


I have endured a great deal. A year's work in a rat-infested pediatric emergency room. A hurricane on my wedding day. More than eight years of Barney. I made it through all of that without a peep. But this is too much ...

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Sleeping • Frequent night waking

Monday September 15th, 2014. 11:55am
by Pockets


Hi There My week old daughter has begun waking every - hours over night and from am- am she cluster feeds We co-sleep Has anyone else had this experience A few weeks ago she was having three hour breaks between ...

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Expecting and Arrivals • 2014 - November, December, January - Summer babes

Wednesday September 3rd, 2014. 1:16pm
by JodieLou


Hi I live in Auckland central Orakei and would love to meet up communicate with Mum's who are also expecting around the same time We are first time parents and are having a girl EDD - th Dec Statistics Posted ...

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Baby led weaning • Re: Wholemeal or white?!

Wednesday August 20th, 2014. 12:57pm
by Nikolye


oh also when you cook your dried legumes take a sive or mesh and scrape the pot as it boils to get all the foam off that foam adds to the gas you get after eating those Statistics Posted by ...

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