One of the best ways to make parenting (and discipline in general) easier and less stressful is to view yourself as being in collaboration with your children rather than being a rule enforcer. No matter how challenging your children may be today, they really do want to grow up and be responsible adults, and you certainly want that for them as well. So in a sense, you are both working toward the same goal. Why not work together? Collaboration among individuals is always more effective for improved efficiency and relationships.
Here’s a story that shows how collaboration makes any task easier.
During a hike in the woods, a group of Boy Scouts came across an abandoned section of a railroad … >>>READ MORE >>> →