Daily Archives September 4, 2016

Four Tips On Dealing With Toddler Tantrums

Dealing with terrible twos

Nobody is prepared for dealing with terrible twos — for that matter, nobody is really prepared for parenthood. Children are completely unpredictable. While one toddler may be perfectly behaved, others might be terrible to deal with. The worst thing about dealing with toddler tantrums is that we’re really only human. You shouldn’t feel bad if you find yourself getting angry with your toddler — but you can’t let that anger show, and can’t take it out on the child. They’re barely more than babies after all, and you can’t blame them for their behavior. There are ways you can modify your behavior — and theirs — healthily. The more measured your approach, the more likely the

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Couples Counseling Could It Save Your Marriage?

Marriage advice

Divorce is often referred to as an “epidemic” in the United States. Certainly, divorce rates in this country are high compared to those in other nations. Right now, it’s estimated that 40% to 50% of first marriages end in divorce and 60% of second marriages end in divorce. Ultimately, this ends up equaling in a divorce every 36 seconds, 2,400 divorces per day, 16,800 divorces per week, and 876,000 divorces per year. Now, this isn’t to say that a divorce is some massive failure. Sometimes, divorce is the best option for everyone involved. Furthermore, the reality is that the rise in divorce rates probably has less to do with people needing divorce more than they once did than it does with people feeling more like it’s socially acceptable to get divorced than they once did. Divorce isn’t something you sh

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