Working With Picky Eaters {Guest Post}

We know what children want to eat. As a matter of fact, we already have a running list in our heads: nuggets, hotdog, chicken—rinse and repeat. No doubt, we want our children to eat up because it’s needed for growth. According to the American Heart Association,...

All you need is just a little patience.

Or maybe a LOT of patience. I thought I HAD a lot of patience when I became a parent. I had spent fifteen years working with young children and I rarely lost my cool. (Though I have written before about how much easier it is taking care of other people’s kids.)...

Experimenting with Self-Regulation

In an ongoing effort to practice what I preach, I have been test-driving theories on my own child for the past several years. For those of you who, a) have not managed to keep your home 100% screen-free, and b) are living with children old enough to beg, (toddlers are...