Tag Archives: Janet Lansbury

I vs You

I don’t know when I first heard about empathizing with an upset toddler, but it was way before I had one of my own and was paid to parent how families wanted me to. I was reintroduced to the concept … Continue reading

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Tone

Wallace is so sweet and sensitive with lots of intense emotions. I am pretty blunt and matter of fact and have been struggling with keeping a confident but calm tone of voice with him this past year. I am conscious … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Story Time

On Saturday Wallace and I went to the library to drop off books, pick out new ones, and pick up the A Wrinkle in Time graphic novel that I requested (that’s where his name is from). I saw a flier … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Manners

I truly, truly believe that children should not be forced or reminded to say hello, thank you, sorry, and goodbye. It is learned over time through modeling by the adults and older children around them. This is at odds with … Continue reading

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