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  1. Tell me mommy,who do you love?
  2. "Oh you are so....": labeling children
  3. "It wasn't me!!" and other children's lies
  4. Please help, my 3yo is hitting
  5. About communication
  6. Need advice with my 8 year old
  7. Why bother with parental tips/e-books?
  8. Basic tips for parenting_any suggestions?
  9. I really need help
  10. How to stop him from throwing things
  11. Encouraging 5 yo DS to help out
  12. my child only sees me as a playmate
  13. Please hellp???? Serious issue
  14. Toddler mimicking brother's bad behavior
  15. Taking from the baby
  16. logical consequences or other approach to bedtime/mealtime dawdling?
  17. spanking information
  18. When Your DC Hits Someone
  19. Lying: 9 years old
  20. staying in his room
  21. handling criticism from extended family (long post)
  22. article on responsibility
  23. Kids in public
  24. I feel like I'm failing as a parent
  25. kids are ungrateful always envious
  26. Bad Behaviour :(
  27. Daughters won't listen and won't stop fighting
  28. 5 year old son with constant "poop and butt" talk and name calling
  29. Dealing with major tantrums in public
  30. Stopping myself from feeling offended!!
  31. Interesting book: Mothering Denied
  32. Does anyone here not assign chores?
  33. Help with almost 4 year old
  34. Conscious parenting
  35. 4 year old acting out when dp comes home
  36. 3 Year Old Has Started Hitting
  37. helping my jealous 3 year old
  38. Please, I'm in DESPERATE need of help!
  39. 18 Month Old Throwing Food
  40. 8 year old swearing
  41. Yell at this thread so you don't lose it IRL
  42. Nearly 5 and wetting the bed
  43. Mother's Against Spanking ....
  44. New title: Much less disheartened. ;)
  45. Need Help W/ Unruly Niece and Inconsistent Dad
  46. Calming down
  47. Do ALL kids really "like boundaries"?
  48. Needing some new/old ideas!
  49. Defiant, angry 4 year old
  50. 4yo and eating "steadily"
  51. 123 Magic?
  52. the nurtured heart approach
  53. is this okay????
  54. Constant attitude from 3 year old dsd
  55. picking up after themselves
  56. There is not always a "fix" for the difficult child...
  57. Some ideas for making a child listen?
  58. Do you ever think punishment is appropriate?
  59. hitting and general agression
  60. 4 Tips for Disciplining a Sensitive Child
  61. The Benefits of Ignoring Children Sometimes
  62. What do I do with this kid?!
  63. What do you do when they won't eat?
  64. Conflict resolution with baby and toddler
  65. New baby and a 3 year old - why is he behaving like this?
  66. What is Gentle Discipline?
  67. stopping yourself before you yell or taking a break before you make a mistake
  68. A question about books...
  69. gentle discipline for a 4 year old
  70. Power Struggles with a 3 year old
  71. Help parenting gently
  72. I feel like I've lost any ability to be gentle with my children
  73. Down on AP (and very suspicious)
  74. Distraction to Discipline/Logic
  75. Discipline for a 7 year old
  76. Not the right time
  77. gentle discipline and cleaning up toys
  78. An aggressive 5yr old has appeared
  79. Spitting
  80. Please help me with my son
  81. Bad behavior in public places
  82. how would you handle this?
  83. Dealing with out of control kid without losing my temper
  84. Software the will control my kids' activity on computer
  85. 6 year old tantrum/sibling trouble
  86. Help me find the consequences for a button-pusher
  87. 3 year old hitting
  88. Need to vent about my almost 3 yo...NVC, CL, UP
  89. Philosophical Discussion - Do our children really need our feedback?
  90. "Daddy, we used to play together, and now you just hit me"
  91. I have no tools, no strategy, my 5yo is impossible. long.
  92. Gentle Discipline
  93. Discipline and a rambunctious boy
  94. I don't want to spank!
  95. Need a refresher: Ideas for 7 year old's consequences or.....???
  96. Am I expecting too much of my 2 3/4 year old?
  97. Daughter and testicles
  98. Gentle discipline when safety is an issue...2 yr old running into traffic...
  99. need some insight on books for my 6 year old child with PDD-NOS, ADHD, and ODD
  100. Book recs for defiant, tantrummy 4 year old?
  101. 12 yo "friend" biting my 9 yo, advice?
  102. How to get back to gentle guidance when working with two kids?
  103. help me learn about rhythms of the day and Waldorf rituals
  104. Hand-in-Hand Parenting: Helping Children Sleep
  105. Was this punishment too harsh?
  106. 3 year old having a tough time.
  107. How do you deal with hitting?
  108. Help me get back to gentle discipline!
  109. age appropriate expectations for 4 and 7yo to clean up after themselves
  110. Help me get out of this negative cycle and get my kids to cooperate!
  111. Feeling overwhelmed:(
  112. What are some basic resources
  113. Yack,yack,yackityyackyack
  114. Dealing with other people's out-of-control children
  115. Gentle Discipline in Busy Traffic
  116. Help 7 year old daughter out of control
  117. Two year old nasties!
  118. HELP!
  119. parents of a child with ADHD please weigh in your thoughts (cross posted in Childhood Forum)
  120. Help with a 3yr old with an attitude!
  121. Question for those w/ children/toddlers who 'misbehave':
  122. Changing my discipline techniques... where do I learn about GD/CP?
  123. toddler hitting and wanting to talk about it a lot
  124. Just need a little GD support!
  125. Irritating two-year old
  126. I Need Help!
  127. Will She Ever Outgrow Tantrums?
  128. Toddler won't nap
  129. Creating harmony in mixed pre k and kindergarten classroom
  130. My 3.5 year old wont be nice to her father
  131. Can we discuss punishment and control?
  132. Proposed New Law in Kansas- spanking with marks
  133. HELP with 6YO who does whatever he wants!!!
  134. 10 mo old and biting
  135. emotional growth: book suggestions?
  136. How do I deal with the defiance??
  137. Getting a toddler outside in winter...with dignity intact.
  138. Defiant Toddler
  139. Terrible 5's
  140. Help me understand "Gentle Discipline"...crazy 2 year old driving me nuts!!
  141. Help with strong emotions/overstimulation in 4 year old
  142. 20 month old hitting
  143. Natural consequences for rules - 3.5 year old
  144. Friends who parent differently
  145. Ungrateful Child
  146. Four year old being too rough with animals
  147. Child behaves differently for different parents? Help!
  148. sibling issues and nvc
  149. You're an idiot, you're stupid, shut up - How to handle degrading remarks?
  150. Grandfather
  151. getting back on track???
  152. Almost 6 yo DD will.not.pick.up.toys
  153. Daughter wants rewards chart
  154. I will never forgive myself, how to get through this?
  155. hard to handle mother in law, my son's only living grandparent.. .immigrant... doesn't respect my wishes.. .
  156. Toddler throwing things in the house
  157. 4 y.o. "agressive"? aspergers? gluten?
  158. I don't know what to do. I keep trying, yet nothing works.
  159. Six-Year-Old Son has anger / control / empathy issues
  160. Disconnection with 4 yr old DD
  161. "Gentle discipline breeds wild kids."
  162. In public
  163. Don't know where to go from here... language
  164. I Feel Slimmed
  165. Another 3.75yo thread: Throwing things/destruction
  166. 21 month DD won't eat for me
  167. Practical advice for setting limits - Feisty 3 year old
  168. 3 Year Old - Raging/upset. How to help with emotional expression?
  169. My 6.5 year old steals all the time
  170. 3.5yo hitting/kicking her little sister. Help!
  171. Help with Tantrums and Crying Fits in 6 Year Old?
  172. 3.5 Year Old Tantrums/Rages
  173. 3yo and hurting others
  174. "No! That's mine!"
  175. 5.5 yo went on walk alone
  176. Can I get some quick help/advice re: mommy tantrums?
  177. Help, four year old hitting me and throwing things at me when angry
  178. Food and Eating HELP
  179. 2 yo Being Really Rough
  180. Please help: 3yo behaviour issues
  181. Driving me crazy! Competition...
  182. Experiences with Parents Anonymous
  183. Serious Biting
  184. Is shutting a 4 yr old outside during a tantrum okay?
  185. 13 month old has started slapping
  186. Making up after hard morning
  187. Okay, I give up. I need some major help with my 3 year old.
  188. Do you use behavior/reward charts?
  189. Potty traing w.o rewards?
  190. Help with aggressive toddler
  191. Time-ins with raging child?
  192. help with fits
  193. What does 'gentle discipline' mean to you?
  194. On behalf of a friend... what to do when a child destroys expensive property of another?
  195. Seeking strategies to help 4 year old stop hurting her brothers
  196. 8-year-old not keeping up simple responsibilities, freaking out a lot
  197. It's all so funny
  198. how todeal with private behavior in public?
  199. Different Parenting Styles within the Family
  200. Teaching Politeness
  201. other toddler hitting my child
  202. Child peed on another child
  203. Everyone on mothering says hitting is NOT acceptable in their homes, but what steps do you take when a child DOES hit?
  204. Following other people's rules
  205. need advice/help...
  206. Learning Mindfulness from a kid - stop saying Hurry up
  207. dealing with aggression without punishments
  208. The bottom of the GD toolbox...
  209. Talk to me about meal times in your house.
  210. my three year old hitting her oldest sister who four
  211. disrespect and disobedience - big time
  212. I spank, I yell, I get mean... I want to change and need help.
  213. Is child punishment ever necessary?
  214. Gentle ways to get 3yo to listen and reasonable expectations.
  215. 17 month old: face grabbing and hitting
  216. Help with Discipline for 3.5 Year Old
  217. How to discipline toddler that I babysit?
  218. I poured water on her head I feel like a terrible mother
  219. Multiple requests over and over again
  220. 2 year old throwing food and spilling milk!!
  221. Is this normal 4yr old developmental behaviour?
  222. How do I get my children to respect my/our belongings? very frustrated
  223. Gentle disciplining and friends that don't
  224. Mothering's Babywearing Contest
  225. 17 month old hitting while nursing...
  226. Lost my temper at 4yo, scared him and he tried to hide from me!
  227. I need more dscipline tools for strong willed 3 yo
  228. Children do well if they can
  229. With in laws all week!!! Agh!!
  230. HELP. Discouraging nonverbal 2 year old from hitting/biting/pulling hair?
  231. unruly child
  232. My 2yo hurting my daycare kids :( :(
  233. 16 month old pulls hair (mine, other children). Advice?
  234. clean-up time, whining, I'm pregnant, tired and frustrated
  235. 3yo rough with me and new baby
  236. Auugh! 4yo DS has been a nightmare!
  237. Biting my baby
  238. Competitive and hitting in DD's cousins - Need Help!
  239. How do you respond to a "tantrum" in a 2 year old?
  240. Irritability, negativity, and uncontrollable tantrums in 3, 4, 5 year old...
  241. Five-year-old is talking back, yelling and disrespectful!! Have no more patience for this...
  242. I need help with my four year old- update in first post
  243. Whining: I want to pull my hair out! Please help. >.<
  244. The Sillies
  245. Large Family...kids not lsitening...not doing chores...HELP
  246. Abusing the Chickens
  247. Role playing practice/group - How to talk so kids will listen
  248. I hurt my child, and I don't want to anymore.
  249. My 6 year old's angry tantrum: I'm lost
  250. Book Recommendations?