5 Ways to Serve Others with Small Children

Welcome to the November 2012 Carnival of Natural Parenting: Family Service Projects This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Code Name: Mama and Hobo Mama. This month our participants have written about Continue reading 5 Ways to Serve Others with Small Children

Three More Bites or No Dessert: Learning to Parent Respectfully

Learning to Parent Respectfully

I threatened and punished my children for too long.  Now, I am learning to parent respectfully. “Three more bites or no dessert”.  “Do what I say, or I will take away your favorite toy.”  I said these things for too Continue reading Three More Bites or No Dessert: Learning to Parent Respectfully