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LINDA CLEMENT
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Spanking Works.It just doesn't do what it's advertised to do. Read more...

Sibling Rivalry is Optional.No, children do not 'naturally' war for parental favour. Read more...

It's Not Just That Teens are Obstinate.Brain development in the early teens changes everything. Read more...

Sometimes Doing Nothing is Best.How lazy parenting avoids many common problems. Read more...

Children Should Not Have to Earn Trust.Withholding trust does not make trustworthy people. Read more...

Paying For Grades Doesn't Work, Either.Getting 'paid' twice for one task is a pretty good scam. Read more...

Over-protecting Children is Good.If we were not cooperative mammals, maybe it would be bad. Read more... 

Good Enough.Good enough parenting is good enough. Bad parents never worry. Read more...

Slow Down, You Move Too Fast.You can't rush growth or development. You can go nuts trying. Read more...

Parents Do Not Need 'Me Time.'A vacation from the kids is the very least effective stress reliever. Read more...

Suicidal Behaviour in Teens is Aimed at Parents.You can do something about it. Read more...

Chores and Kids, Ending the Frustration. Just stop asking them to do stuff. Read more...

No Teachers, No Textbooks, No Problem.Learning and living without school. Read more...

Changing Parenting Styles Is Hard.It can be done; getting help helps. Read more...

Fly, Levitate, Teleport.And other things humans can't do. Read more...

TRUST & CONNECTION

Trust and connection are the soul and centre of parenting

 

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