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Problem Solving

Low Energy Days

One thing that fails first on low energy days is parenting consistency. Parents start not seeing or correcting mistakes because they are distracted by their low energy.... more

Stressed Out To Chilled Out ~ My True Story

I am not a stress out type person. My part 'yellow' personality usually keeps me rather laid back and happy no matter what troubles come my way. This has been a blessing many times in my life. But, I can feel s... more

Conference Call 4-29-11

Nicholeen shares two stories.  One about Londyn and her mouth spreader and relates it to her friend learning about parenting and how to implement new skills.  The second story is about her compost pile. She talks about vision, family relationships, the Hero Generation, preparing our families.

Questions: 

  • Is it okay for your family to meet at a spiritual place of worship in our family vision?
  • My oldest child is 20 years old and no longer lives with us.  How do I share our family vision with her?  I have asked her to say daily and memorize it.

Conference Call 4-1-11

In this conference call:

  • Original Implementation Course Information (Initial Launch)
  • Expectations about Parenting - Exceed them!
  • Weaknesses
  • Goals
  • Writing your story
  • Using The 4 Keys to address an issue
  • Time Out
  • Emotional Children
  • Recognizing Problems
  • Rule of 3 with younger children/Loss of privileges
  • 3 Year olds screaming all the time
  • Dramatic ouchies

Parenting Help: Don't Do It For Them

How often do you pick up the slack for your children? Do you ask them to do a task and then later fix it or finish it for them? What do you do when you realize the task wasn't done? Most parents just do it them... more

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