April 6, 2016


 As a multilingual mother, I found myself  defending my plan to teach my child multiple languages right from the time he was born to well-meaning, but anxious, friends and family. There is anecdotal evidence out there that teaching a baby to sign or exposing them to m...

August 22, 2015

Want to know how to say “no” without a huge drama ensuing. Instead of saying no, say yes…and…


I know what you’re thinking. How in the world do I say no by saying yes?!?! They are opposites, duh. Well, you don’t really actually SAY yes, you acknowledge whatever it is yo...

June 6, 2015

#1: You can put your child to bed, but you cannot make him sleep.


#2: You can put your child on the potty, but you cannot make her pee or poop.


#3: You can put a tissue to your child's nose, but you cannot make him blow it.


#4: You can put good food on your child's pla...

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