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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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Sarah Buckley

Sarah Buckley

 

Sarah Buckley is a NZ-trained GP, mother of four homeborn children aged 9 to 19 and currently a full-time writer on pregnancy, birth and parenting. She is author of the bestselling book Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering, with a new edition published in 2009 ...

 

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Alternatives to Punishment

Alternatives to Punishment

by Jan Hunt


Many parents recognize the harmful effects of physical and verbal punishment. They know that yelling, slapping, hitting, and spanking teach violence, destroy self-esteem, create anger, interfere with learning ...

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General discussion • Babysitter sites

Saturday August 30th, 2014. 11:11am
by busybee


Hi Everyone Just wanted to recommend a few awesome sites I've used to find a babysitter- if anyone has any other sites services they use I'd love to hear about them https www babysittermatch co nz indexhttp www carefinder co ...

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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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Baby led weaning • Re: Wholemeal or white?!

Wednesday August 20th, 2014. 12:55pm
by Nikolye


my book by Robin barker midwife and nutritionist has been my feeding bible she says from mo on for legumes dried beans and pulses making sure they have been soaked and cooked long enough and properly to soften she suggests ...

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