Category: helping our kids

The Day I Accepted My Kids Aren’t Sleeping Through The Night

The day I accepted my kids aren’t sleeping through the night.  I have struggled with frustration and anger over the last several months. At first, because my baby wasn’t sleeping through the night while my friends babies were. Then because my toddler (who has slept through the night since 11 months) was now waking 2-3 […]

Getting your Toddler to put on their Jacket

Getting your toddler to put on their jacket If you have a toddler then you have probably experienced the difficulty of getting them to wear a jacket! My son used to hate wearing a jacket and he sometimes still does. A few things have worked for us in getting him to wear a jacket without […]

Redirection actually worked on my almost 3 year old today!

My toddler will be 3 this week! I can’t get over how fast he is growing. We have been struggling a lot with the “terrible twos” for months now. We have been dealing with screaming, some hitting, spitting, crying, tantrums, telling us “no” and so on. We have tried the following… 1. Time out with […]