Want to Read Currently Reading Read. My sister Amy recommended this book when Ellie was a toddler, she’d had a friend who’d used it with her son and loved it. What this book allowed me to do is relax and follow my heart. Showing of reviews. Words really do make a difference. Not only are her specific strategies helpful hold him, talk him through it, name the emotions for him, tell him he doesn’t have to deal with the emotions on his own but also the mindset she describes. I felt like I was struggling nearly every day not only with understanding my child, but with discipline and management.

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I would never have thought that. Winning for a Lifetime. The group is a closed group but still accepting new members where parents look for advice and support from taising parents. If I were watching him at home all day, we would never have a single positive interaction in a day.

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After the quiz to identify whether or not my child was spirited, I was surprised chilr find a quiz to discover if I was spirited. Mark is all these things at one time or another and at times I was at a raising your spirited child by mary sheedy kurcinka of how to work with it. Page Now select night-sleep time. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Including real life stories, this newly revised third edition of the award-winning bestseller—voted one of the top twenty parenting books—provides parents with the most up-to-date research, effective discipline tips, and spitited strategies for raising spirited children.


I got my answer in the first chapter of this book when I took a quiz that surprised me. There’s a lot of anecdotes about specific situations, and while I found them interesting, and encouraging that I’m not the only one dealing with these issues, and that they were resolved successfully, I guess it made it longer.

And then you turn the page. Apr 01, Lisa rated it it was amazing Shelves: I would have liked more ideas on disciplinary stuff, but I think a re-read will help me catch anything I might have missed.

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Thank you for the return of my sanity! I don’t need to go there, too. We started eating myself and the kids at 5: You gulp, hoping that she will be treasured by those she encounters rather than discussed as an oddity or troublemaker. I have had this book recommended to me by several people but had never read it because I didn’t think my kids were “spirited”.


Incredible for new parents and even teachers January 29, I am a new parent and teacher. Sometimes our presence is actually too stimulating.

Having discovered RIE thank god when my daughter was about 6 months old, a lot of the techniques in this book are not new to me but there is much useful advice here. Well then we have a treat for you today. One size does not fit all! Use the information from your observations to make changes.


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