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Help Me Sara: Should we consider spanking our child?

Sep 30 2013     /     , , , , , ,

  Originally published in ParentsCanada magazine, October 2013. Parents Canada  guest post : By Sara Dimerman on September, 09 2013 My husband and I were raised by parents who spanked. When I was 11, I started hitting back. Although we know that spanking is not the ideal way to deal with difficult behaviour, we find that this […]

How to Use a Family Meeting as a Discipline Tool

Jan 2 2013     /     , , , , ,

Written By: Many parents think of discipline as something that is done in the moment, an action that stops a child from misbehaving, or one that doles out the consequence of past misbehavior. Of course that’s part of discipline, but another part, one that can greatly lessen the need for “in the moment” discipline, is […]