The How To Mom: how to fix your child's attitude. I didn't really give much thought to my parenting philosophy until my oldest daughter was about 3.
She was stubborn, and hated to be "controlled" which just made me want to try even harder to control her. It was power struggle city. Over ev.ry.thing. Getting her in the carseat, diaper changes, getting dressed, not acting like a lunatic at the store. It was non-stop. After finding Dr Laura Markham, my world changed. Since then, our relationship has naturally ebbed and flowed. And guess what I learned (this will blow your mind):She was irritating, because I was irritated with her. Do you see what I'm saying? As parents, when we're in that "funk" with our kids, when they're not listening, disobedient, acting out, we want to DEMAND that they change their behavior. Let that sink in... When I get to that point when I realize that my kids are irritating me, and I know I need to flip things around, there are a handful of things that I've learned really help me soften my heart toward them. and.
Keeping Cool with Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee and Tea. Lapse: Landsat Satellite Images of Climate Change, via Google Earth Engine. TIME and Space | By Jeffrey Kluger Spacecraft and telescopes are not built by people interested in what’s going on at home.
Rockets fly in one direction: up. Telescopes point in one direction: out. Of all the cosmic bodies studied in the long history of astronomy and space travel, the one that got the least attention was the one that ought to matter most to us—Earth. That changed when NASA created the Landsat program, a series of satellites that would perpetually orbit our planet, looking not out but down.
Over here is Dubai, growing from sparse desert metropolis to modern, sprawling megalopolis. Not just a girl….. » Jaime Moore photography. So my amazing daughter, Emma, turned 5 last month, and I had been searching everywhere for new-creative inspiration for her 5yr pictures.
I noticed quite a pattern of so many young girls dressing up as beautiful Disney Princesses, no matter where I looked 95% of the “ideas” were the “How to’s” of how to dress your little girl like a Disney Princess. Now don’t get me wrong, I LOVE Disney Princesses, from their beautiful dresses, perfect hair, gorgeous voices and most with ideal love stories in the mix you can’t help but become entranced with the characters. But it got me thinking, they’re just characters, a writers tale of a princess (most before 1998)…an unrealistic fantasy for most girls (Yay Kate Middleton!). It started me thinking about all the REAL women for my daughter to know about and look up too, REAL women who without ever meeting Emma have changed her life for the better. *NEW* February 7, 2014 - We are so thankful and overwhelmed by such an amazing response.