Eye Contact and Listening – Rethinking Our Demands on Children

If you are a parent, at some point, this word will fall out of your mouth at some point: “Listen!” We believe as parents, if we explained better or if our children listened better, so many problems may never start. ¬†And as adults, we place an incredible amount of importance on eye contact as proof … Read moreEye Contact and Listening – Rethinking Our Demands on Children

Beginning Positive Parenting

If you look in parenting groups, playgrounds, and twitter feeds, parenting is portrayed as a phase of life to survive or a time when people who live together seem to shuffle agony around and around until everyone is slamming doors, complaining about screen time, and tearfully looking for a shoulder to cry on. And that … Read moreBeginning Positive Parenting