Why Kids Misbehave, How to Handle a Tricky Tech Issue and Ways to Deal with Nosy People
Anna’s Example from Her Home for this month is related to her daughter’s birthday party.
Takeaways from the story:
-let kids solve their own problems
-trust that they can
-let them take ownership of the situation
TIP: Keep your guest list small and you will have less overwhelm and headache.
Sarah’s story is all about kids not listening? Can you relate?
-what to do when children act unreasonable, distract themselves before bedtime
argue and not listen
The undesired behavior usually is a sign that something is brewing inside.
Stay open, be a detective and interpret their behavior.
There is always a reason underneath their difficult, off track behavior.
Why do we catch up afterwards?
How to handle a tricky screen/tech related issue.
Is your child texting at odd hours at night? Why talking to another parent about their child’s undesired behavior might be a responsible thing
How to talk to other parents about their kids undesirable behaviors?
-why children play alone and why it’s normal
-shyness, what to do
-how to handle other people who have a lot to say about your parenting, nosy relatives particularly
-embrace your child’s temperament, you don’t need to explain her behavior to others
-you don’t have to parent to please others
-stay connected to your values and listen to your inner voice.
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BOOKS we read and recommend this month:
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Sarah’s book: What Not To Say
Anna’s book: 15 Keys To Effective Communication
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