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Sometimes I Wish I had The Bad Kid...

It sounds CRAZY when you type it, read it, or say it out loud, but it’s true – sometimes I wish I had the bad baby. 431 more words

Be the example

Frustration, anger, upset, exhaustion, etc. These are all emotions of motherhood. (I know, there are the good emotions, too, like love, compassion, cuddling (that’s an emotion at our house), happiness, calm, joy, peace, etc.) But this is about the messy emotions that hurt. 1,118 more words


Adults Throw Temper Tantrums Too

I’ve heard it said that the Lord uses your kids to teach you about Himself. I’ve always believed it just because people I’ve been close to have said it. 384 more words


Temper Tantrums and Candy Bars (Or Things That I Want for My Birthday)

I turned 29 the other day which means I’m about one year away from being 30 and about 25 years removed from when it was socially acceptable for me to throw a temper tantrum. 620 more words

Completely Unsolicited Advice

Dear Fellow Parent: I'm Right There With You

Some days I get tired of parenting.  The constant dealings with my ‘want to be the boss’ four year old and coming up on to the beginnings of the terrible two’s to my twenty-two month old, my life as a parent feels awful.   1,009 more words


The Rules of Engagement

Like most toddlers, Jet prefers predictability, routine and clear-cut rules to serve as a framework for testing the waters of new experiences and the limits of adult tolerance. 557 more words


Links: Working with Our Anger

Just like Emily in Emily’s Tiger, we all have some moments of anger and frustration. This week we wanted to share some helpful links about how you can help teach your kids all about “tiger-itus,” and how to handle anger. 30 more words

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