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What to Do When Your Kids Really “Bug” You

Have you ever said to a friend or even to yourself, “My children are always in my way and their voices are constantly in my ear. I don’t know how…

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Is it Okay to Bribe My Kids?

Let’s be honest, we’ve all done it. We’ve all bribed our children at one point or another. Sometimes the bribes come in planned, well thought out, elaborate charts and token…

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3 Ways to Get Your Partner to Value You

You change diapers, cook dinner, go to work, pay the bills, and clean the house. You try not to nag or complain. You share the remote and remember special occasions….

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15 Simple Ways to Help Make Chores Fun for Kids

Chores can be drudgery for kids and for parents. Do you ever wish chores could be a little less of a grind? Wouldn’t it be amazing if chores weren’t such…

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4 Ways to Help a Poor Loser

Everybody wants to win and I’ve found that children like to win just as much as the next guy. Have you ever played a game with one of your kids…

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How to Peacefully Teach and Set Clear Limits, Boundaries and Consequences with Your Child

Kids do all kinds of things that we don’t like, things that drive us nuts. Sometimes they do things that are dangerous, things that scare us half to death. They…

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Why Spanking Doesn’t Make Sense as Discipline and 3 Things to do instead.

Do you ever feel at your wits end or like you just don’t know what else to do? Do you feel like spanking is the only thing that gets their…

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The Secret to Creating the Parental Confidence and Happiness You Want

Act As If! I heard a story years ago about a motivational speaker that was speaking to a large group of people. He was teaching about the power of positivity….

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How to Stop Taking Daily Frustrations Out On Your Kids In 6 Doable Steps

Have you ever felt frustrated or angry at your child and then been brought to the sudden realization that they didn’t do anything wrong? They weren’t even the source of…

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10 Ways to Help Your Kid Cure Summer Boredom Without Technology

Summer is in full sway. Kids are out of school and the novelty of that fact is starting to wear off. Some of you may already be well acquainted with…

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