Day 1 – Bedtime Tips and Tools

Bedtime struggles are a theme that I hear often in my Positive Discipline Parenting classes.  While there are no instant magic tools out there for parenting. Yet, we can work together to create a more peaceful and positive bedtime experience for the whole family! Here are 4 tips that I hope you find helpful in…

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Sensory Play the BIG Words in Child Development!

Sensory Play the BIG Words in Child Development! Families who have taken a Little Hands & Me Parenting Network’s class or a family who has been following us on social media for any length of time know that one topic that is huge for me is sensory based learning, or sensory play. Sensory based learning…

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5 Day No/Little Screen Time Challenge

Welcome! Today is World Read Aloud Day!  Check out our facebook video with a mostly signed Animal Boogie (Miss K has two ear infections and is not feeling well). At the end of the video, I am inviting you all to join in a 5 Day No/Little Screen Time challenge! Today, there are 2/3 of…

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Weekly Positive Discipline Tool

In many of our Positive Discipline Parenting classes, we have parents with toddlers and young preschoolers! I find that parents love the tool of “Small Steps”. This tool can be used even with an older baby. Lets use the example of an older baby of 10 months of age. This child can help out and…

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Positive Discipline in the Early Years

Positive Discipline is based on the Adlerian Psychology, this is the work of Alfred Adler and his colleague Rudolf Dreikurs.  Adler believed that human behaviour is motivated by a need of belonging (connection) and worth (significance). Discipline is designed to help children learn from what they have done. In fact, the root of education is…

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Baby Sign Language uses American Sign Language signs!

Baby sign language is a tool of communication that you can give to your pre-verbal baby. Babies begin to gesture at a fairly early age; putting their hands in the air to be picked up, pointing at things they want etc. They quickly learn that these movements will elicit a reaction from his/her parents. Taking…

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When to Start Baby Sign Language Classes?

I am often asked, “When can I start signing with my child?” The answer is never the same for each family, as each parent has their own reasons for using #babysignlanguage  their family. Based on child development, babies are ready for signing when they start moving their eyes and head to track toys or their…

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What is Positive Discipline Parenting in Saskatoon

Would you like to: -Discipline with Kindness and Firmness? -Reduce Power Struggles? -Encourage Personal Responsibility? -Find More Joy in Parenting? We’ll cover strategies that are both insightful and researched based, including: -Strengthening your Lovebugs Problem Solving Skills -Focusing on a no so Perfect Parenting -Routine Charts -Connection before Correction -Mistakes as Learning Opportunities Classes are…

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Positive Discipline Parenting in Saskatoon

Are you open to learning something new about raising children? Do you want to learn in a fun way? If so, join us for a 6 week session designed to give parents the opportunity to learn the underlying motivations of children’s behavior and the role you play in influencing behavior. Have fun while learning new…

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