by Debbie Godfrey I’m listening to a stressed-out mom of three describing her middle child. “Her voice is so shrill, jaw-clenching, grating on my nerves. I can’t help it, I just lose it with her!” This of course leads to a devastating …

(Author Unknown) Imagine if someone with authority said to you that you could not use corporal punishment to discipline your children. Stop and think…how would you handle it? Would it cause dramatic changes in the way you discipline your kids? Would you …

  A mom recently wrote a question about her picky eaters on the Positive Parenting Facebook page. “My 8 year old refuses to eat vegetables and is disruptive and pouty if dinner isn’t what he wants. Going out to dinner or to …

By Deborah Godfrey I went on an errand one afternoon, leaving my 11 year old daughter home alone. Twenty minutes later, I returned to find my child sobbing hysterically on the couch. “What happened, what’s the matter?” I frantically asked her. She …