Do you ever get so fed up with your husband or kids that you feel like you might explode? While sometimes it is hard to admit, a mom really does set the tone for her family. Don't miss these 5 practical tips for resetting your mood when anger strikes!
By having a calm conversation, parents are teaching their children self-control. Expressing anxiety is contagious—and so is calm. Remaining calm sets an example for your children and this skill will have a positive effect on all of their future relations
Parenting: Why French Parents are Superior by Pamela Druckerman, wsj: Children should say hello, goodbye, thank you and please. It helps them to learn that they aren't the only ones with feelings and needs. When they misbehave, give them the "big eyes"—
"When you talk about self-regulation, you are also talking about executive function (control in the brain), emotion-regulation (control of feelings) as well as behavioral regulation (control of actions & movement).