How effective are your Discipline Strategies?

When we shout and they listen, have we been successful?….it worked When we use fear and we get them to do what we want without a fuss, have we been successful? It is always a good idea to think about the long term outcome before we use discipline strategies. Our...

What are we Teaching our Children in Our Year End Stress and Rush?

At this time of year people seem tired and stressed and rushed to get everything done before the end of the year. The question is how is our behaviour, our emotional state and our busyness influencing our children? Are we feeling burnt out? Are we setting up patterns...

The Importance of Training the way our Children Think

Training the way your child thinks is more important than the result in the moment. How often do we think of just our need in the moment, and forget the big picture of what our children need to learn in that moment? Our day to day conversations have a huge influence...