Focus on the Family say that compassion goes a long way when it comes to handling online incidents and tricky topics with our kids.
Here are some tips to make things go smoother, learned over many years of extensive shopping, with multiple children, in public places!
Studies suggest pretty clearly that there is a right way to parent – authoritatively with a big emphasis on autonomy support rather than control.
Many parents hold the belief that if we don’t discipline our children, they’ll grow up to be out of control, but spanking is not discipline.
When it comes to motivating behaviour, it is undeniable that fear is a strong motivator. But why does it work? And what does it actually do?