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How to Control their Temper Tantrums in Public
July 28, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

All parents fret the temper tantrum moment in public. Child psychologists believe children don’t always have temper tantrums because they want to manipulate you or because they’re bad. Children usually have temper tantrums because they have no other way to vent their frustrations. They don’t have the necessary vocabulary to explain how and why they are feeling. So, the next time your child has a temper tantrum in public, here are some tips to keep in mind.

Chores you should share with children
June 16, 2014  |  Written by M. Rodrigo Brao

Household chores are one of the most tedious responsibilities we assume each and every day.  They hover over us, our efforts many times go by unnoticed and on occasions, they are the very reason of too many arguments. That´s why it´s very important everyone pitch in to the common good. However, this isn’t the only reason why your children should share everyday chores at home. The main reason is that it´s good for their personal development: it improves their self-esteem; it makes them more independent and allows for their social integration.

I give up, my child is stubborn
February 13, 2014  |  Written by Carlota Nelson

Headstrong, obstinate, stubborn… Call it whatever you like. But if the methods you are using to make your son obey aren´t working, don´t give up. Sometimes, using a little psychology, respect and creativity will do the trick. Here are some tips on how to win the battle.