Tagged with discipline

Red Light, Yellow Light, Green Light

Toddlers are a fascinating bunch.  They have incredibly strong opinions.  Their hearts are like volcanoes that erupt with fiery emotion at any given time.  They fixate on random details or ideas.  They stick by their no even when they intend to mean yes.  And despite all these manifestations of growing independence, they still desperately crave the safety of a warm hug … Continue reading

Avoiding the Yelling Point

Avoiding the Yelling Point

Today was a yelling sort of day. MM had an extra dose of energy and curiosity.  His hands had a mind of their own.  Meanwhile, TL would take the opportunity to quietly wreak havoc all over the house while big brother had my attention. I think I hit my yelling point by about lunch time.  … Continue reading