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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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Parent guilt - A silent epidemic

Parent guilt - A silent epidemic

by Robin Grille


Imagine yourself as a fly on the wall of a confessional booth in a small hamlet of devout churchgoers. In just a few Sundays, you discover, to your bemusement, that almost every parishioner is racked with guilt about this or that indiscretion – but they each think they are the only blemished souls, while they view all other townsfolk as upright citizens ...

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Breastfeeding • Mini Pill and extremely painful breastfeeding!!

Sunday July 20th, 2014. 5:58pm
by whitechai


Hi everyone Im currently breast feeding my month old My bfing journey has been awesome but it has always been dabbled with pain of some sort We have got tongue tie checked multiple times and its fine ive used lactation ...

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Sleeping • Advice on toddler sleeping/weaning

Friday July 4th, 2014. 4:36am
by minasmom1


So I need some advice on how to get my toddler out of our bed and how to start weaning her She is months old and sleeps between us She normally wakes up for the babysitter between and am she ...

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Breastfeeding • Breastfeeding a toddler on demand again while pregnant

Thursday June 19th, 2014. 5:04pm
by chiara


Hello Did anyone else experienced this as well What did you do So here is the story I'm weeks pregnant and I have a months old toddler Before falling pregnant I was breastfeeding him on demand day and night It ...

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