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Behavior Chart: I’m Totally Over It

My friend Katie called me in tears last week. Her three-year-old son Max started having these new, long, weepy temper tantrums every day at preschool drop-off. Katie had the mamma guilt blues. Why was Max getting so upset? He loved school. How could she keep leaving him like this each...

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Juggling Big Emotions: For Us and Our Children

    As a seven-year-old girl, I remember my grandpa coming over for the holidays and juggling whatever fruit he could find in our kitchen. Oranges, apples, and lemons were all sizable for his grown-man hands. He taught me to juggle using just three tissues. The fruit was too big...

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