It’s that time of year again, the days are long and hot and we are spending more time outside with friends and family, celebrating the end of the school year and the festive season.
Powerful Phrases to Tell Your Child Instead of "Good Job"
"Good Job…You are SO smart, what a pretty little girl you are!"
Sounds good, right? Familiar, perhaps, as you praise your child all through the day? Of course, you are doing this from a loving and well-intentioned place. However, praise of this kind can sometimes displace just what our children need the most.
20 Phrases to Use When Your Child Isn't Listening
Our children are often the best mirrors. Over time, I have gracefully taken a step back and realised I needed to clean up my communication. The lesson was clear for me.