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Parenting Moment: Transforming Testing Moments into Opportunities

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Children have a way of pushing our buttons. They seem to know exactly what irritates us, and seem to delight in testing limits. These testing moments seem like intrusions, keeping us from the teaching we want to do. But could they really be opportunities? We tend to picture opportunities to teach our children as happy…

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Parenting Moment: Your Children Are Watching You

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“I like spicy food, just like Daddy.” It’s cute when our children want to be just like Mommy and Daddy, but it’s also a bit sobering. After all, they’re watching how we handle life’s daily trials…and copying us. We all know how irritating it is when our child decides to whine and complain instead of…

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