Behavior Problems, Consequences, Parenting Styles, Speak On It, Uncategorized

Handling Aggression in Kids

My ultrasound appointments while pregnant with my boys could not have been more different. With my first son, when the probe passed on top of him, he tended to move and shift position. Pretty typical, I'm assuming. Typical enough that the technicians never commented. But then with my second son, anytime the probe passed over… Continue reading Handling Aggression in Kids

Consequences, Parenting Styles, Speak On It

Speak On It: Glitter Bottle During Time Out

There's a strategy going around about using a "Glitter Bottle" (read: homemade snow globe) to give kids as a distraction during a time out for inappropriate behavior. You can read about it here on the website LiftBump. My thoughts: (1) No talking during time out. That's why it's time out. (2) No fun things in… Continue reading Speak On It: Glitter Bottle During Time Out