Connecting

Correction without connection produces conflict. Discover the most powerful parenting tool for establishing long-term positive influence. Connecting.

Family Game Night with Toddlers: Practical Guidance for Including Your Little One in the Fun

Family Game Night with Toddlers: Practical Guidance for Including Your Little One in the Fun

Family nights are a positive way to connect as a family and build bonds that tether children to their parents. Hosting a family game night with toddlers takes a bit of forethought and a lot of flexibility. What I’d love to highlight today, is that you can still host a fun and exciting family game…

Creating a Perfect Family Meeting Agenda: How to Make it Work and Keep it Simple

Creating a Perfect Family Meeting Agenda: How to Make it Work and Keep it Simple

Family meetings are an important part of life in our home. It took some time, but over the years, we’ve created the perfect family meeting agenda for ourselves. Since each family is different, I’m going to share the process of creating a family meeting agenda that’s perfect for your family, so you can spend more…

How to Reduce Sibling Conflict: Is it Rivalry or Is it Something Much Simpler?

How to Reduce Sibling Conflict: Is it Rivalry or Is it Something Much Simpler?

So often parents jump to assume our children have a sibling rivalry the minute we hear them begin to quarrel. That’s not typically the case! I want to chat about sibling conflict, what sibling rivalry really is, and, most importantly, how to significantly reduce and diffuse sibling conflict. What is Sibling Rivalry? By the very definition, a…