Tag Archives: parenting tips

  • What Co-op Means to Me

    by added on 20 May 2016

    by Susan Carroll After 12 years at WFP, I’m graduating, which has made me think about what being in a co-op has meant to me.  Recently I was talking to a friend who was looking at preschools for her child and she asked me about co-op.  I happily told her all about it, to which she replied, “Well, that sounds like ...

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  • Mindful Parenting

    Mindful Parenting

    by added on 31 July 2014

    Our parenting journey begins with the notion that parenting is about the development and nurturing of our children. Yet, as we travel this path, at some point we come to a crossroad where we realize that parenting is just as much about the development and nurturing of ourselves. Parenting is one of the most demanding and intense roles that we will ...

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  • Phrases for Effective Parenting

    Phrases for Effective Parenting

    by added on 10 July 2014

    The way we phrase our comments to our children can make the difference between gaining their cooperation and being met with their hostility. Here are ten common phrases that can help your relationship with your child move in a more positive direction. These also work with people in general! 1. I love being with you! 2. I’m trying to speak respectfully to ...

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