What does that mean? It means that for every challenge or difficulty or discipline issue that you are currently experiencing, you already have the answer to solve it. The answer is that your child's behavior is indicating that he needs YOU. YOU are the answer. No parenting tip, trick, or consequence is going to work - not even your love. Parenting requires presence, attention, and a yearning on your part to know your child. When a child feels known, he can't help but feel loved and love back through cooperation and compliance. Creating the right relationship between a parent and a child is the key. That key is where our work begins.
Mothering your modern-day child is no easy task if you aren't willing to make a parenting paradigm shift. Essentially, it requires that you consider making some core value changes in the day-to-day lifestyle. Beginning in simplicity provides a foundation for families to rebuild their everyday and enjoy their children like they have never before.
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