We can stand back a bit as that conscious observer and pay attention. Every interaction gives us an opportunity to learn what we can do to help children. We can focus our time and our energy in this area instead of reacting to events. It’s worth slowing down if you want to go faster.
When parents disagree about how to parent their children it causes a lot of friction. It’s frustrating when we’re trying to do what we think is right and the very person we expect to have our back isn’t on [...]
"My daughter is doing well academically and excels in many subjects. I am concerned about her perfectionist tendencies. Her reaction to what I see as minor setbacks is out of proportion. When she got a less than perfect result [...]