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1-2-3 Magic: Parenting Tips

Managing Testing and Manipulation

March 9, 2018 24120 Views No comments

Imagine two four-year-olds, Joe and Ben, in two different homes...

Let's assume that both children wanted Sugar Crisp cereal for breakfast, and their mothers got it for them. Let's then assume that both children changed their minds when the bowl arrived and requested Frosted Flakes instead. Naturally the parents resist, saying, "No dear, this is what you wanted," which prompts the children to knock the bowl of cereal on the floor and go into a major fit of temper. They scream at the top of their lungs, become beet red, and pound the table with both hands.

Let's take a look at the defining moment for the futures of parents and children alike...

2018 Parenting Resolutions

January 11, 2018 5303 Views No comments

Your child discipline efforts should have two basic goals: (1) to help your kids get rid of you, and (2) to maintain a bond (mutual liking) or connection with your kids.

Making the Holidays Merry for Everyone—Including Yourself

December 12, 2017 8250 Views No comments

What was supposed to be a happy, wonderful, and exciting time was rendered dismal, gloomy, and agitating because of mistakes that could have been avoided. Here’s my list of things to watch out for.

1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline For Children named a Best Parenting book of 2017 by Healthline.com

October 16, 2017 2465 Views No comments

We are proud to announce that 1-2-3 Magic: Effective Discipline for Children has been named one of 2017's best parenting books by Healthline.com.

Messy House, Entitled Kids?

October 12, 2017 13935 Views No comments

Ever get the sense that your house is simply a dumping ground for all your kids' stuff? Ever have the impression that your children feel entitled to have you as their resident maid?


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