Kind AND Firm Boundaries

A foundation of Positive Discipline is being Kind AND Firm at the same time. This promotes mutual respect and being respectful to everyone in the family. In our classes, many parents express concern that they are either too permissive or punitive or they are not consistent. And these are valid concerns. Kindness without firmness may…

Read More

Creating a Healthy Relationship with my Child

When your house is filled with useless sound. The sound that serves no purpose but to annoy you. The louder it is, the more your body clenched.   Make the choice to live. Choose connection.   See what your child is saying. Mami, they are telling you something. They always are, just not using the…

Read More

Kids… Paint Mess… HELP!!

I sit down with a cup of coffee microwaved for the third time. Me G, 7 months old, is taking a nap and Miss K and Mr E are downstairs and there is no bickering. Life is bliss. I get comfortable and ready to start up my laptop. I have plans, big ones, and these…

Read More

Child Development and What Does this REALLY mean?

Child development, we hear this term tossed around a lot in magazines, doctor’s offices, at the health units, and various programs. Yes, Little Hands & Me Parenting Network even takes this term one step more and suggests, “whole child development”.   So what is this whole child development? Why should you care about this when…

Read More

Power Struggles of a 2 Year Old

Power struggles are a real test of wills in all relationships and in particular in one’s parenting journey. I cannot count the amount of times I would lose a struggle to a child who barely measures up to my thighs. They would dig in their heels and I would come in head strong at the…

Read More

Discipline in the First Three Years? Blessed Not Stressed: This is Motherhood

Fall Class schedule with FAST ACTION BONUS is NOW ON until July 25.  MONDAYS:  Parent Consults   TUESDAYS: 945am – Smiles & Giggles Newborn Coffee Time 11am – Baby Sign, Play & Explore- Purple 1pm – Baby Sign, Play & Explore – Purple 2pm – Salsa Babies 5:30pm – Salsa Tots – Pink 7-9pm –…

Read More