Most parents REALLY want to be good parents
. But since it is rare for parents to take parenting classes or heal their childhood issues
before becoming parents, we inadvertently ...
"We 'love' another in order to get something ourselves….There can be no greater mistake than that, for love is incapable of asking for anything." ~A Course in Miracles
"Love is incapable of asking for anything." Wow! Take a moment to think about that statement, and then ...
None of us want "spoiled" kids—kids who are bratty, self-centered, demanding, inconsiderate. So, what spoils children and what doesn't?
When I was raising my children, I was often told that I would spoil them if I held them a lot, rather than let them cry. Fortunately, I didn't ...
"The attitude you have as a parent is what your kids will learn from more than what you tell them. They don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are." ~Jim Henson, 1936-1990, Creator of The Muppets
Half of good parenting is being there for your children and the other ...
When I was growing up there was rarely an overweight child
. Occasionally someone would be plump, but I can't remember anyone in my class being fat. However, TV wasn't around until I was eight years old, and the ...