In my previous blog, I invited readers to consider a Philosophy of Parenting and suggested some ways to create one. Having a philosophy provides a kind of beacon from which parenting decisions are made. Today, I am inviting you to begin a journey that will allow you to consider a Philosophy of Discipline.
I remember the first time this question was posed to me as a young parent. I stumbled on Barbara Coloroso’s excellent book Kids Are Worth It, in which she poses the question to her readers in the very first chapter. Being someone who is a voracious reader, I realized early on that I was so […]
Okay, you may not have expected references to Latin to be a part of a blog on parenting; however, I think it is important from the very beginning to recognize that when I refer to “parents,” it is really a more general term than the biological people who became pregnant and gave birth to a […]