"I have an 8 year old boy and a 6 year old boy and an 18 month old girl. One of the most frustrating things for me is when I’m trying to talk to my boys and give instructions and they ignore me by rough housi... more
"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
In case some of you don't look at the comments, I wanted to share this one.
"I definitely relate to this mother’s feelings. It is really overwhelming to implement this new system and I make mistakes all th... more
"I first just want to thank you for the wonderful things you do. I attended the LDSEHE conference in Virginia in May and LOVED the classes I went to from you so much that I bought your CDs. Since then, I've... more
#1. Really look into the eyes of your child when she is talking. And watch the movements and gestures of her body and face while she plays and communicates to you. This simple thing brings... more
My son went to bed around midnight one night due to one of his barbershop rehearsals. This morning when he woke up he realized that he didn't remember to wake up to help the boy scouts deliver flags for the 24t... more
How do you find a good consequence for a thre-year-old who won't participate in cleaning a shared bedroom? This mother explained to me of her struggle with this issue. This is the advice I gave her. ... more