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How do I stop yelling at my children?

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My story  Almost anyone loses their temper at times. After all, it is impossible to be perfect in everything you do. Outbursts, like yelling and stomping your feet, often happen when it is all just a bit too much. As a mom of three toddlers, this used to happen to me on occasion. Afterwards, just like other good parents do, I would feel badly about it and would have to apologize to my…

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How do you deal with parental stress?

How do you deal with parental stress

How to get rid of it? For most people the happiest moment in their lives is the moment their baby is born. I remember it well myself, what it felt like to have my baby resting on my chest right after giving birth. Thankfully, at that time I had already been made aware through family and my students’ parents, that having children is often, but not always, great. A family with young children, work, housekeeping, friends… all of that put together can…

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How many calories does a 1-year-old need? (June 2019)

How many calories does a 1-year-old need 2

So, your child has celebrated her first birthday, and it is the official year when you will notice her do a lot of activities and prepare herself for the advanced days waiting for her in the later years. Once the child is one year old, parents enjoy being with them more. The child does a lot of activities which are entertaining to the core. However, this is also a tedious…

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Eating Tips for Toddlers (June 2019)

Eating Tips for Toddlers

What to do with picky eaters It is Tuesday morning. This is one of the days that both parents work. The kids are woken up a half an hour earlier than usual, because they get dropped at the babysitter’s or taken to daycare. The children notice that there is a bit more stress today. Get up earlier, get dressed faster and hurriedly prepare school lunches. Mommy and daddy may grumble…

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What is positive parenting?

positive parenting

The right way to deal with your child While disciplining a child is important, it isoften the toughest job for the parent. Not because it demands a lot of hard work and efforts, but because identifying the right way of parenting is a big deal. What to do when the child does not behave is the common question most of the parents ask me frequently. I have seen some of…

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What is permissive parenting?

What is permissive parenting?

A more relaxed approach towards raising a child Being naïve to the kids is often one of the traits of modern parents. I daily encounter parents who have a jovial style of raising their kids, but with certain rules. I rather accept that these are aimed to make the childhood of their children a sweet memory and make sure the child grows up in a happy environment. In our series…

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What is authoritative parenting?

Authoritative parenting

The way to raise a self confident and creative child I have noticed that every parent wants their child to grow up as a responsible individual with a pleasing personality. While the motive of every parent is same- making their child’s future bright by raising him right- different parents use unique parenting styles for achieving the aim.  I have thoroughly discussed the different parenting styles in my previous post: What…

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What is authoritarian parenting?

authoritarian parenting

The strict approach to raise a child Am I raising my child in the best way? Does my parenting method is what it needs to be to make sure my child becomes a pleasing personality? Am I too naïve to handle my child’s demands? These are some of the questions that parents often asked me. This is because they think that spending time with the preschoolers, I understand their requirements…

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