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Life on the Playground

Do you ever feel like you’re the least popular kid on the playground? And then realize that you’re actually an adult and try to figure out what the equivalent of a playground is? 337 more words

Lauren Bringle

I want a lollipop!

I absolutely love this old video! This mental breakdown was caused by a long line at the hair salon. Mommy was not willing to wait which ruined any chances of a Clipper Doodles lollipop so he was furious.  162 more words

Kids

Conflicting Emotions

The world says, “Stay put,”
My temper says, “My foot!”
Mind warns, “Don’t be angry.”
Heart worries,”You’ll hurt me.”
Eyes betray,lips pout,
Inside whispers, “let me out!”

Psychology

Please STOP Crying!

Every now and again, my child (as I’m sure so many children do) cries about absolutely nothing. NOTHING. NOTTA. ZIP. ZILCH. ZERO. Because it is such a rarity in my house, it drives me absolutely berzerk when it happens. 206 more words

Check Me Out!

I FOUND THE SECRET TO LIFE! I TOOK SOME...TIME FOR LIVING!*

Since I’ve been let out of my cage! I found life itself! is great!

To those of you who have followed my post: “THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A SEMI-BATCHELOR!” know what I mean. 237 more words

ADJUSTMENTS

A letter to my 4 year old

My love,

Today we had a bad day. We both got angry and we both got a little out of control. There was yelling and tears and glares. 878 more words

Taming Tantrums and Managing Meltdowns

We’ve all been there. We’re happily shopping or dining, when suddenly, our child turns into a screaming, whining, fitful, out-of-control scary little version of him/herself. 573 more words

Parenting