Monthly Archives: March 2016

Teach Me


Originally posted on June 24, 2011 A little phrase I have been using lately, when my kids seem to escalate (whether it is some sort of trauma trigger or just normal kid/sibling stuff) is to simply ask them to “teach me.” It’s one way to be curious with their behavior, instead of escalating it or joining a battle. Just this morning, in a very small way, we experienced this over breakfast. One kid got pretty tootie with another. As I […]

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