tantrums

Toddlers

Tantrums: How to Keep Your Cool When Your Kid Loses Hers

My two year old has had three epic tantrums in the past ninety minutes. There is chewed up corn on the rug. And non-chewed rice. And a spoon. And possibly what is left of my sanity, smooshed up in the bits of corn and rice. It’s very hard to remember that toddlers having tantrums are not […]

Tips and Tricks

What to Do When Kids Derail the Family Plans

  It’s something that happens to all families. The best laid plans come unstuck. Holidays don’t deliver on their long held promise due to cranky children. The expensive day trip becomes a nightmare because someone is tired or sick. The thing that you thought would thrill your child terrifies them instead.  When I took my […]