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Testing Toddlers Crave Limits

Over the past couple of weeks my usually placid, youngest toddler has become more assertive, more demanding and generally more testing. Coincidently we celebrated her second birthday last week. 1,538 more words

Respectful Parenting

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Most of the time to look at him you would never know. His quirky traits are playful parts of his personality. He is only three. He is boisterous, fast and loud, and can woo you with his infectious smile. 396 more words


Book: Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

When a bus driver takes a break from his route, a very unlikely volunteer springs up to take his place-a pigeon! But you’ve never met one like this before. 41 more words



He’s a full-grown adult and still has surprising outbursts. I haven’t been around too much so I’m not sure of the extent, but a couple years ago he still broke things in moments of agitation, like the time he smashed his bedroom lamp on the ground. 183 more words

Toddlers, Tantrums and Being There

There’s no way around it, if you have a 2 year old, at some point you are going to be on the receiving end of a tantrum. 284 more words


All The Screaming...

My son is an angel. Most of the time.

Maybe it has to do with the new baby or maybe it has to do with the fact that he’s three; but my little dude screams and tantrums like a boss. 249 more words



It’s 11 am, daughter has a birthday party for a friend to attend THIS EVENING, and I realize we have not bought her little BFF a gift yet.  1,846 more words