Category: ’Gentle/Positive Discipline’

Modeling Problem-Solving for Preschoolers

October 1st, 2012 by Dionna - 2 Comments

A perfect model of problem-solving from a mystery teacher at the playground.

What Was I Thinking?!

September 28th, 2012 by Dionna - 5 Comments

I had this whole post planned about how my child doesn’t think before he makes a mess. Then I discovered a mess of my own.

Spanking Is Good (Said No Child Ever)

August 15th, 2012 by Dionna - Leave a comment

I saw a pro-spanking someecard yesterday that made me want to scream, so I made one of my own.

Ten Ways to Gently Respond When Children Say “I Can’t!”

July 30th, 2012 by Dionna - 6 Comments

Has your little one ever gone through a bout of the “I cannot’s”? If you are struggling with how to gently respond, here are ten ideas that may help.

Understanding and Responding to Preschooler Spitting

July 3rd, 2012 by Dionna - 9 Comments

My child is simply one preschooler in a long, long line of preschoolers to display this particularly unappealing behavior. Who knew?!

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