Little kids want to be big kids, and parents can leverage that desire to get cooperation when behavior problems arise. In one example, 4-year-old Emma’s mom asked her to blow her nose. “No!” Emma shouted. Remembering how important it was for Emma to feel like a big kid, Mom said, “Oh, that’s right, I know [...]
Compare how much (and what!) your family eats to those around the world.
Giving up my phone while I’m driving feels a lot like starting a fast or cleansing diet where I’ve had to give up foods like dairy, wheat, sugar, yeast. At first, I feel antsy and irritated and wonder what in the world I’m going to eat. Same when I get in my car, I feel a bit...