7 Simple Ways You Can Help Ease Your Child’s Anxiety

It’s perfectly normal for children to sometimes show signs of anxiety. Defined as a feeling of worry, nervousness, or unease about something with an uncertain outcome, anxiety in most cases can come and go. As a matter of fact, different stages of development tend to bring with them different fears and worries for kids. Babies […]

This is Why Your Kid Whines and Here’s What You Can Do About It

Did you know that research has scientifically proven that a whining child is one of the most distracting sounds on the planet? Yes, you heard that right! The incessant whining can provoke your stress hormones even more than nails on a chalkboard! Even non-parents know how irritating this can get. So why do children do […]

6 Practices That Can Help You Become a More Patient Parent

“When our little people are overwhelmed by big emotions it is our job to share our calm, not join their chaos.” ~ L.R. Knost Parenting is hard. It really is. Of course it comes with its own priceless rewards and otherworldly joy, but any mom or dad who claims to love every single moment of […]

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Be Your Child’s BFF

It is tempting, especially for new parents, to make their children the center of their universe. For the first few years of your baby’s life, this is perfectly understandable, but once you are able to hold conversations with your child, the role you play in his or her life must be made clear. As Dr. […]