Tag Archives: age-appropriate

When parents feel helpless

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Check in before you check out

Posted in addiction, adolescence, character, children's needs, discipline, emotional muscle, influences, mastery, parent-child relationship, society/culture, teenagers, values | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Adolescents need adults

Posted in character, children's needs, discipline, emotional muscle, friends, influences, mastery, mental health, parent-child relationship, society/culture, teenagers, values | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Because I said so!

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Figuring out (and living through) pre-puberty

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Vacations with family

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Swearing and bad words

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Why are toddlers obsessed with garbage trucks?

Posted in emotional muscle, feelings, mastery, preschoolers, real and pretend, toddlers, toilet mastery | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Death is part of life

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Nudity, modesty, and privacy

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