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    – Rachel – mom of three kids ages 7, 4 and toddler
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    – Kim – raising a daughter with Asperger’s
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We’ve often heard parents say, “I hate to yell, but the kids just won’t listen until I do!” If the …

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The Key to Consistent Parenting

It is often said that consistency is an important key to effective parenting. We agree wholeheartedly. However, we believe consistency …

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