How do you react when your child defies you?

How do you react when your child defies you?   When they say ‘no’?   When your teenager tells you to ‘calm down’?   When your toddler screams they hate you or falls to the floor in a screaming fit?   I have different reactions depending on my mood.   My reaction also depends on … Continue reading How do you react when your child defies you?

“Does your child do the right thing in the world, even when no one is looking or grading them?”

“Does your child do the right thing in the world, even when no one is looking or grading them?” Julie Lythcott-Haims   This is a good question isn’t it?    It is what we want isn’t it?    We want our children to become adults who do the ‘right’ thing even when no one is watching. … Continue reading “Does your child do the right thing in the world, even when no one is looking or grading them?”