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Common Vision Creation

Successful Parenting Starts With A Vision

Successful Parenting Starts With A Vision


In my last article I shared how the Chinese people I went to speak to in Beijing learned about making a family vision.  While writing that article I knew more explanation about creating a family vision was needed. 


If you talk to the most successful parents about what they did to help their children behave properly, and make good life choices, they will give you a laundry list of things. 


Tips For Using Time-out With Toddlers

"My 2yo has started crying a LOT the past few days.  Over every little thing.   Nothing is different physically or environmentally that I can tell.  He already has his 2yo molars, too..   He's just been c... more

Getting Started

"I was just wondering, when trying to set up this type of family government for the first time, does it take several family meetings before you can actually implement it?  You talk about how each meeting shoul... more

A Great Start

I want to share "The Haroldsen Family Song" that I wrote the night after the seminar.  Our family talked about creating a mission statement, but since that is going to take some time, I wanted something 'right... more