Bully-proofing your kids - Starting when their son was 3, psychologist Tammy Hughes and her school psychologist husband started teaching him. At night, they'd say, "Tell me three good things that happened to you today." This helped him make the distinction between events and his feelings about them. Once he had that mastered, they added, "Tell me three good things that happened to someone else (lesson: the world includes me and other people, their feelings and actions)." Next they…
5 Ways to be a More Productive Stay at Home Mom 1 wake up get dressed before kids 2 exercise 15 min (better attitude) 3 night before make a to do list for the day 4have a long term goal.(eat better, or a craft project) 5 tune out the t.v. find time to make that time more useful.
Dr. B Teaches Toddlers Patience (It's About Time!!!)
Find the Positive: "Hugging hands" instead of don't hit. "Walking feet" instead of don't run. Make up your own: "Whisper voice" instead of stop yelling. "Mommy's listening" for the whining times. "Love time" as a break when child is upset, fussy or clinging (then give your child attention and cuddles). Teach respect and proper communication techniques. Remember to keep your patience too :)