Are you struggling with tantrums, sudden bursts of anger and slamming doors?  Did your once sweet angel suddenly become a little gremlin who screams and cries for the smallest thing?  Are you worried because you are not that great with discipline? If you answered yes to any of the above, fear not! Here’s 10 of the best tips for handling those very stressful situations like a pro! 1) Don’t do what they do I know it’s tempting to stamp your foot right back at them, but try your best not to. If they scream, go quieter. If they hit, move back. Allow the anger toContinue Reading…

I woke up this morning to Pup (who’s 5, going on 16) staring me down. She was sitting on my bed in her doctor’s dress up outfit, with my new blue stilettos on her tiny feet, and tapping a notepad. Clearly annoyed that I had slept passed 6:15am, she brushed a curl away from her eyes and announced, “Mother, what would you like for Mothers Day? We need to plan you know!”.  With Mother’s Day swiftly approaching and Pup being the planner that she is (she unfortunately gets that from me), this conversation was expected. What was unexpected was how much the word “Mother” affectedContinue Reading…