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4-14-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 14, 2014:

DECIDE:   To improve on loving your child like Goldilocks – not too much, not too little, but just right.

PRACTICE:   Today, observe the different ways you have loved your child over the past week. 271 more words

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4-13-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 13, 2014:

DECIDE:   Your child’s behavior is a chance for you to teach and for her to learn.

PRACTICE:   Today, think about this statement: “You are responsible to your children not for them.”  Ask yourself what that statement means to you. 256 more words

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4-12-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 12, 2014:

DECIDE:   To become a better rule and consequence maker.

PRACTICE:   Today, arrange to meet with some other parents that you trust to talk over good rules and consequences that make sense. 211 more words

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4-11-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 11, 2014:

DECIDE:   Consequences are good for all people.

PRACTICE:   Think about the last time you had to pay a consequence for breaking a rule. 208 more words

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4-10-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 10, 2014:

DECIDE:   To get better at discipline that is not too rigid, not too soft, but just right.

PRACTICE:   Today, observe the different types of rules and consequences you use with your child. 256 more words

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4-9-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 9, 2014:

DECIDE:   “Anything goes” is not good for kids.

PRACTICE:   Think about whether you experienced “anything goes” as a child.

Did you have chores you were expected to do?   205 more words

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4-8-14 Daily Parenting Tip

April 8, 2014:

DECIDE:   Children need rules that have consequences.

PRACTICE:   Think what has been bugging you about your child’s behavior.

Make a “rules” chart with your child about that topic. 128 more words

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