No More Hassles Over Picking Up Dirty Socks

Dirty Sock Dilemma After a long and tedious day I finally started to wind down, hours after I had hoped to. ?I started to head to bed only to find a heaping pile of filthy clothes, shoes and socks, right in the middle of the family room. I wanted to scream. I wanted to pull …

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Discipline that Makes Cents

Tax Unwanted Behavior At a parent coaching session recently, ?a single dad talked about a real world solution to his parenting dilemma. He charged a tax to his children when they displayed unwanted behavior and paid them a bonus when they displayed positive behavior. What appeared to be a simple solution proved to be a …

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Getting Kids to Pick Up Their Toys

How Enforceable Statements Work for Picking Up Toys!

I needed?my 2.5 yr old daughter to pick up her toys.? She ignored me so I said ?I only read stories to girls who pick up their toys.? She still didn?t do it and got distracted putting on dress up gloves. I?thought I?d give her another opportunity and said “I have pumpkin bread for kids …

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