Thursday, July 31, 2008

Magination Press

Palouse Pediatrics recommended this site for ordering books related to various issues children encounter. The site and books are an outreach of the American Psychological Association.

Thursday, July 17, 2008

Are your children in love with you too?

So, given my last email, I have to say, "My kids LOVE me!" How about you?
Yes, according to recent research, the fact that our young children can throw tantrums around us is a sign that they trust us and can be completely authentic with us.
Ah, shucks.
. . . if you want to read up on this and other early-childhood research/info, visit
PS -- thanks for the initial feedback my sweet comrades and 'cheers'!

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Emotional Intelligence?!!!

OK, you fabulous moms. . .
Scenario: Boy. Almost 5. Goes from calm and loving to whiny, tearful and argumentative in 2 seconds flat.
Mom: Going nuts.
Question: Is this normal?!
Thanks, Lisa