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Positive Parenting: Planning for Success

Discipline & Behavior
Parenting Skills
Parents Tips
Toddlers

Which tools are in your parenting toolbox? Having worked with families for over 30 years, I am familiar with various approaches to parenting, discipline, and guidance. The best approaches derive from our understanding of children’s brain…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on July 31, 2018

Guidelines for Setting Limits With Your Toddler

Discipline & Behavior
Toddlers

Toddlers—wild and wooley, heart-melting and frustrating, fun and challenging. Often the biggest challenge for parents is how best to guide them without dampening their wide-eyed curiosity and spirited exploration. Here are some guidelines and some…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on June 2, 2014

Beyond Sibling Rivalry

Discipline & Behavior
Parenting Skills
Parents Tips
Preteens & Teens
Raising Boys
Raising Girls

The sink is plugged, the car has a flat tire, and Melinda needs help with a school project due tomorrow. On top of that, the kids haven’t stopped fighting and your headache is getting worse. Sound familiar? Sibling conflict is one of the dynamics…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on December 23, 2014

What’s Your Story? The Magic of Storytelling

Leisure & Vacation
Parenting Skills
Toddlers

“Storytelling is the interactive art of using words and actions to reveal the elements and images of a story while encouraging the listener’s imagination. An interactive process involving the teller who shares the tale, and the listeners who let…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on March 9, 2015

Thoughts on Raising Compassionate Children

Bullying Prevention
Discipline & Behavior
Parenting Skills

I recently read an article put out by the Chopra Center shortly before their Global Meditation Day. I was moved by the article and thought to summarize it here for you. We talk about bullying, have anti-bullying curriculums, and zero tolerance in…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on July 21, 2015

Toddler Tantrums—How to Manage and Prevent Them

Discipline & Behavior
Toddlers

Wild, wonderful and ever so challenging. The toddler set, those little ones under three, are delightful … cute and curious, learning so much, so quickly, and with sudden mood changes you wonder what entity took over your child’s body! You were once…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on August 30, 2016

Six Ways to Motivate Kids to Do Chores

Discipline & Behavior
Parenting Skills
Parents Tips

Getting children to do chores—and even getting ourselves to do chores—can be a chore in and of itself. We grumble and resist, and so do they! Resistance shows up no matter how big or small we are! Contributing to daily life tasks is healthy and…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on July 26, 2017

Happy Hanukkah! It’s Time to Rededicate Your Family to the Practice of Giving and Gratitude

Jewish
Leisure & Vacation

Hanukkah is the Jewish Festival of Lights, and while only some of us here at Parents Place are Jewish, we love lighting the menorah because it is an especially delightful celebration with children, and because Parents Place is a program of Jewish…


Posted by Bonnie Romanow on December 12, 2017

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