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Teaching Respectful Boundaries for Affectionate Kids

Teaching Kids About Personal Space - Part 1

Liv is a hugger. She doesn't understand some kids don't like to be hugged. Some kids need help learning about personal space and boundaries. Here's are some great tips for teaching kids about personal space.

A great post on protecting childrens boundaries.  I know this is a big deal with my daughter.  I also HATE people saying "Oh, she's shy" because now she says it.  So I always chime in and say, she's a thinker, she likes to figure things out first.  She actually told me the other day (at two years old) that she was still figuring someone out.  :)

Teaching Personal Space for Kids - Part 2

A great post on protecting childrens boundaries. I know this is a big deal with my daughter. I also HATE people saying "Oh, she's shy" because now she says it. So I always chime in and say, she's a thinker, she likes to figure things out first. She actually told me the other day (at two years old) that she was still figuring someone out. :)

how to get your kids to clean their room. wow that is smart

another smart parent.letter from the tooth fairy regarding a dirty bedroom! -- Not the exact wording, and not always from the Tooth Fairy, but definitely a good idea for the future messy room boy : )

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Fostering self esteem in kids is so important for them to be confident, capable individuals in life. Great parenting advice!

building self esteem in kids - setting kids up for success

"Fostering self esteem" . All sorts of titles. Good stuff here. An important message but it doesn't seem to be stressed sufficiently here, is to observe your children respond - nudge tweak them as you watch them develop.

In my recent post "What a Teenage boy needs most from his Mom," I confessed that the teen years are my favorite.   I love my teen boys, and the glimpses of manhood mixed with occasional remnants of...

What Elementary Age Boys Need Most from Their Parents.

"What Elementary-age Boys Need most from their Parents" by Monica Swanson. Monica Swanson provides a list of 7 things that elementary-aged boys need from their parents.

20 Questions to ask your children when you're putting them to bed to help develop your relationship * Great questions!

20 Pillow Talk Questions for You and Your Child

20 pillow-talk questions to ask your children to help develop your relationship

How to Stop Whining and Crying

How to Stop the Whining and Crying in Kids

How to stop Whining and Crying. I have been using the phrase "Happy Heart" with my LO and it's been helping. This article reinforces that!

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