Why Your Youngest Kid Can Trigger Your Anger the Most … and what to do about it!

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Do you overreact to your youngest child? Even though you know that they are just learning, do you find yourself yelling or getting upset more easily? There’s a reason for that.

 

We all know that toddlers and preschoolers are new here. They are just learning the ropes. Heck, we could still […]

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5 Surprising Practices That Made Me a Calmer Mom

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A few years ago I was losing it. I could not keep myself together – physically, emotionally – for anything. I was late everywhere (which wasn’t entirely out of character but this was worse) and never knew what I was doing at work until I got there. I was drowning in laundry and clutter […]

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Lost Your Patience? Here’s What to Do Next

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Did you just lose it on your kid? Did you yell or threaten or shame? You’re not alone – even the most even-keeled parents struggle when their kids’ push their buttons. While it would be amazing to always be calm and consistent, we’re human and it’s just not always possible.

There are 3 key […]

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How to Get Rid of Mom Guilt

 

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I look down from the work at my computer and see the smudge of peanut butter on my sleeve. My heart sinks. This seemingly innocuous smudge reminds me that I failed.

The memory of the morning comes flooding back. Too much to do and too little time. Hurried hands and hurried words. I’m […]

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