While I don't agree with everything in this article it does have some very good, valid points. -- Tips for Toddler Discipline that build trust and respect and do not cause fear or shame.really good article) saving this for the future.
How To Discipline Your Child - Positive Parenting Solutions--Often, we equate the term “discipline” with punishment. But the word “discipline” comes from the Latin word “disciplina,” which means “teaching, learning.
Teaching Toddlers Patience--practical suggestions (and distracting them isn't one of them)! Awesome awesome site with behavior advice for parents (pinning this since I have no patience myself, I will need all the help I can get to teach it to my kids).
"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.