Parenting Kids

Trends in Birth Order and Personality Type

Birth order has been proven to have at least some significant effects on personality types. Although you may not bear all the traits of your birth order type, chances are good that you have at least some of them. Here are some of the trends you should be looking for in birth order and personality […]

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Need to Know: Firstborn Child Personality Traits

Birth order has been shown to affect the personality a child has. Because a first born child has no one to detract attention from them, they are often the child who gets the most attention in a family. They typically seek that attention for the rest of their lives, often well after other children are […]

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Toddler Tantrum Tips

Toddlers’ tantrums are infuriating and embarrassing but if you can take yourself out of auto-pilot mode you can see you do have solutions. When Chelsey was born I spent months dreading the terrible twos. I had heard two-year-olds spent sometimes a year or more lying flat on their backs, screaming and kicking and more often […]

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Teaching Your Child Respect From A Young Age

If you want your child to grow into a respectful person, you need to start teaching respect early. Young children can be guided towards respectful behavior as they start to talk to and interact with others. You can pull from three different branches of psychology to instill respect in your child. Behaviorism Behaviorism has fallen […]

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Five Trends in Baby Gear

Babies need a lot of stuff; let’s take a look at some of the latest trends in baby gear: Boppy: A Boppy is a pillow used to support the baby comfortably when a mom nurses, and then later is used to help support the baby as they learn to sit on their own. These pillows […]

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How Birth Order Affects Personality

Birth order has long been considered to be one of most influential things on personal characteristics.  Most of us have some, if not all, or the traits assigned to our birth position.   Obviously, that personality is influenced by our personal temperament, interests, gender, social status, etc.  But birth order has been shown to be […]

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